Iran: Imprisoned university student Rouhullah Mardani on hunger strike

Rouhullah Mardani

Rouhullah Mardani, a student of Tehran University and a teacher, has been on hunger strike since April 24, protesting his unlawful detention and being remained in a limbo. “After 26 days of his hunger strike, prison authorities continue to fail in taking action. He has been transferred to prison infirmary and received several IV serums as his health condition deteriorated in recent days,” Rouhullah Mardani’s relatives say.

Rohollah Mardani, a student from Tehran University and a teacher, was arrested on Feb. 17, 2018 for participating in protest gatherings of Dec. 2017- Jan. 2018 and was transferred to Evin Prison. He started a hunger strike on April 2018.