Due to the spread of corona virus in the women’s ward of Evin prison; Forough Taghipour was infected with Corona. Also, the physical condition of Farangis Mazloom is critical.
Human Rights Center, no to prison – no to execution, August 3, 2022, Corona has spread in the women’s ward of Evin prison. It is extending because of the density of the population in the prison.
Political prisoner Forough Taghipour is also infected with Corona. On the other hand, the physical condition of Ferangis Mazloom, who was recently transferred to this prison, is unfavorable.
Previously, political prisoners Fatemeh Mosanna and Parasto Moeini were infected with Corona, and some other female prisoners are facing symptoms like Corona.
A well-informed source told Human Rights Center no to prison – no to death: “The number of prisoners who were transferred from Qarchak to Evin prison has increased from 14 to 18. The total population of women’s ward in Evin prison is 60 people. (Although some are on leave). “Due to the density of the population, the new wave of Corona has spread in the women’s ward of Evin prison.”
This source added: “The number of prisoners in the women’s ward of Evin prison has increased recently. Because they brought new people from 209 and 1 A and from outside (to execute the sentence). While the situation of Ferangis Mazloom (Soheil Arabi’s mother) is very unfavorable.”
It is noteworthy that the prison officials prevent the immediate treatment of the patients, for example, they do not give the necessary medicines to the prisoners who are infected with Corona, or they give them with a delay.
Human Rights Center no to prison – no to executionhas warned about the situation of sick women political prisoners, especially the situation of Ferangis Mazloom. And wants her immediate release. Farangis Mazloom is sick, she recently had a stroke and is suffering from heart, eye and severe leg pain.
The forensic doctor has said that justice must be done! While she cannot bear prison.