Tuesday , 21 August 2018

Iran: Imprisoned University Student Rouhullah Mardani On Hunger Strike

Iran-HRM – 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 junger strike, prison authorities continue to fail in taking action. He has been repeatedly transfered to the prison clinic to receive serum injection due to his poor health condition,” Rouhullah Mardani’s relatives say.Rouhullah Mardani

Rouhullah Mardani was arrested during the Dec 2017/Jan 2018 nationwide uprising, in a peaceful rally held by Tehran University students.
Mardani along with other fellow students resisted the state security forces entering the university to quell the protests, before he was arrested on February 17, 2018, on the charge of “assembly and collusion against national security.”