President Rouhani sent a message of condolences over maths genius, Maryam Mirzakhanis demise and prayed for her mercy.
Presidents message is as follows:
In the Name of Allah, the Most Beneficent, the Most Merciful
"We are all from Him and to Him we shall return" (Holy Quran)
The sad demise of Maryam Mirzakhani, the maths genius caused great grief and sorrow.
The unparalleled excellence of the creative scientist and humble person that echoed Irans name in scientific circles around the world was a turning point in introducing Iranian women and youth on their way to conquer the summits of pride and various international stages.
I hereby praise her scientific services and everlasting works and express my condolences over her passing to the scientific community and his respectful family, praying to the Almighty for her mercy and his bereaved familys patience and rewards.