KURDPA: Inflation rate in Iran hit 22.4 percent in the third calendar month of Khordad, which ended on June 20,
showing 0.2 percent compared to the previous month, the Mehr News Agency reported.
Prices have risen sharply in the past few
months in Iran.
The Central Bank of Iran has reported that inflation rate has been rising since the beginning of the current calendar year on
While the inflation rate was declining in the past calendar year, it started to rise again in the current year, so that it rose from
21.8 percent in the first calendar month (ended on April 19) to 22.2 in the second month, the Fars News Agency quoted the Central Bank as saying.