Alireza Rajaei

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Alireza Rajaei
Leader of Nationalist-Religious
In office
31 May 2011 – 12 June 2011
Preceded by Ezzatollah Sahabi
Succeeded by Mohammad Tavasoli
Personal details
Born (1969-02-03) 3 February 1969 (age 46)
Tehran, Iran
Nationality Iranian
Political party Nationalist-Religious
Religion Shia Islam

Alireza Rajaei (in Persian: علیرضا رجائی) is an Iranian journalist. He is considered as one of the member of the Nationalist-Religious alliance of Iran. He was elected as a member of parliament by people of Tehran[1] in the sixth Iran parliamental election in 2000, however, after recounting votes and voiding hundreds of thousands of votes by Guardian Council he couldn't afford to go to Majlis. On 31 May 2011, after the death of Ezzatollah Sahabi, he became interim leader of Nationalist-Religious movement and was succeeded by Mohamamd Tavasoli on 12 June 2011.


  1. ^ "Hard-liners win local Iranian elections". Southeast Missourian. 3 March 2003. Retrieved 31 March 2011. 
Party political offices
Preceded by
Ezatollah Sahabi
Leader of Nationalist-Religious Coalition
Succeeded by
Mohammad Tavasoli