Iran’s New Year celebration turns into mourning for inmate families
An inmate was reportedly hanged on drug-related offences in Borujerd Prison, west of Tehran.
It is the second recorded execution in this facility during the recent month which was carried
out in the first week of Persian calendar year and Iranian national celebration.
Imprisoned for six years Saeid Papi a.k.a. Saeid Keshvar father of two children was from Durud of Lorestan Province, west of Iran. This execution has not been made public to this
day by judiciary officials.
Mahmud Torabi, having been behind bars for eight years, was sent to the gallows on
60 percent of all executions in Iran are not reported by the judiciary and are thus regarded as secret executions.