Human rights activists are reporting deterioration in the health of Narges Mohammadi, Deputy Head of Iran’s Defenders of Human Rights Center (DHRC), who is imprisoned in Zanjan. Due to her extremely poor physical condition, Mohammadi fell, severely injuring her face and was transferred to a hospital. Despite doctors’ demands to hospitalize her for continued medical treatment, Mohammadi was returned to prison. In a meeting with her family this past Saturday, her family members expressed sorrow and concern over her condition after she contracted a serious nerve disorder due to her imprisonment.
Source: Iran Daily Brief