Death of a prisoner in Iran’s Prison of Urmie


On Saturday, June 11, 2021, “Shams al-Din Tatar”,55 years old and son of Aladdin from the village of “Abgarm” in the Salmas, died in the prison of the Islamic Republic of Iran in Urmie due to the negligence of prison’s officials.

According to the reports received by the KMMK, he suffered a heart attack at 12 noon on Saturday and died after being delayed in being sent to the hospital in the prison medical center of Urmie.

It is noteworthy that this citizen has already been sentenced to death on drug-related charges and has been in the I.R’s prison in Urmia for two years.