Human Rights News Agency of Iran – RAHANA
Isa Saharkhiz was admitted to the Rajaee Shahr prison infirmary due to low blood pressure
According to his son, Saharkhiz who has been suffering from internal bleeding for over a month and has been in need of medical care and hospitalization, fainted while observing prayers and was subsequently transferred to the prison infirmary and treated with medication.
According to Tahavole Sabz, it is reported that Saharkhiz has been returned to the prison ward after minor treatment. This journalist is still incarcerated in spite of the fact that he obtained permission for treatment and hospitalization over a month ago. A cardiologist has also advised the authorities that Saharkhiz who suffers from heart disease cannot tolerate and should not be subjected to incarceration.
His son, Mehdi Saharkhiz, emphasized that his father is awaiting his release so that he can pursue his legal complaints. He adds: “In my previous contacts, my father said that he is expecting and awaiting his release from prison so that he can pursue his continuing complaint against Mohseni Ajeyee and to file new grievances against Khamenei and Ahmadinejad.”