Niaeifar who was confined in Ward 350 of Evin Prison, was returned to his ward after the sentence was carried out. He was in excruciating pain and was not given any medical attention.
He is to be released next week and was summoned to carry out the lashing sentence during the prison visits.
Nieaifar,22,had been arrested during the Ashura protests. He was sentenced to 6 months in prison, 1.5 years of suspended imprisonmnet and 30 lashes.
Niaeifar has a very high GPA as a mechanical engineering student at Tehran University. He spent time in solitary confinement after his arrest during the Ashura protests. He has been unable to continue his studies after being summoned to serve his sentence.