Larijani made the remarks in Majlis open session on Sunday.
President Hassan Rouhani is attending Majlis to submit budget bill for the next Iranian year beginning on March 20.
‘Today is an auspicious day for Iranian nation due to removal of anti-Iran sanctions,’ Larijani said.
Larijani also thanked President Rouhani and the negotiating team for their efforts to lift sanctions.
Yesterday, President Rouhani felicitated the Iranian nation on the occasion of removal of sanctions and the implementation of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).
‘The JCPOA reached conclusion. I pray God … and congratulate you the great Iranian nation on the occasion of this victory,’ the President said in his Twitter account on Saturday.
The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) released a report on Saturday, confirming that Iran honored commitments to the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action.