Kaleme – During the violent encounter that took place in Evin Ward 350 on Thursday, 30 prisoners were transferred to solitary confinement.
According to Kaleme, 30 political prisoners who protested the violent conduct of officials and their use of batons were transferred to solitary cells in Ward 240 per orders of Intelligence and prison security officials.
During this transfer, over 100 baton wielding prison guards created a tunnel in the hall leading to the exit of Ward 350. As the political prisoners were dragged out on the ground, their clothes were ripped off and the guards beat them with their batons, especially on their heads and faces.According to this report, the guards forced the prisoners against the wall or on the ground, blindfolded and handcuffed them, and violently transferred them to solitary cells in Ward 240. Many of the transferred prisoners were bleeding and had broken bones as they were aggressively hauled into the vans.
Some bandages were provided when the wounded prisoners arrived in solitary units but they were not taken to the infirmary.
Following are the names of the prisoners of conscience and political prisoners who were transferred to solitary cells:
Mohammad Amin Hadavi
Mahammad Sadegh Kaboudvand
Reza Akbari Monfared
Amir Doorbin Ghaziyayi