Detained Christian convert in danger of losing teeth due to medical negligence
According to reports, Iranian Christian convert, Naser Navard Goltapeh, who is serving his 10-year prison term in Section 8 in Evin Prison is suffering from various issues in his mouth and teeth and needs urgent medical attention.
Evin Prison officials have so far prevented providing the Christian man with proper care despite his severe pain, gum infection and poor physical health.
According to a person close to Mr. Navard, “if his medical treatment is delayed, there are concerns that he would lose all his teeth.”
The detained prisoner of conscience was imprisoned on January 20.