Mohammad Hossein Amirian, a prisoner in Iran suffering from an acute illness, has reportedly been beaten by prison authorities leaving his spinal cord damaged.

Amirian’s cellmates were transferring him to the prison clinic, when a 32-year-old man by the name ofPayamibegan viciously beating Amirian.

This attack left Amirian paralyzed in both legs. Authorities have taken no measures for this defenseless prisoner ever since