Iran’s aid consignment was handed over to the Turkish officials in Van province by Iranian Red Crescent Society on Thursday.
The consignment included400 tents for the quake-stricken people of Van.
Iran’s eighth consignment containing 600 tents will be dispatched to Turkey on Friday.
After a 7.2 magnitude earthquake in Turkey’s Van province in October which resulted in death of over 600 people, a 5.6 magnitude on the Richter scale also jolted Van province on Wednesday night. A total of 12 people have been confirmed dead so far.