Saeed Balochi Was Executed in Chabahar Prison, Iran

 Monday, March 9, 2015 8:57:17 AM

Saeed Balochi, a Baloch citizenship who lived in Kaldar-Lashar village of Nikshahr region, was hanged on the charge of drug trafficking in Central Chabahar prison on 7 March 2015.

Saeed had been transferred to solitary confinement (Quarantine) to execution by gallows earlier morning on Saturday.

The officials’ prison had told his relatives could have a final visiting with their related imprisoned yesterday.

“We and all residents of the village know that the verdict was totally inequitable after severe torture he has undergone during the interrogating by officials to be confessed” as one of his relative has notified the Campaign in Defense of Civil & Political Prisoners.

“He was severely tortured to undertake 51 tons drugs that had been seized by officials eight months before his arrest, notwithstanding, all the justification evident which proves his innocence”.

“We had asked judicial authorities to postpone the execution till the sentence to be handled by Appeal Court, although, officials denied the plea” as his relative said.

By: Kaveh Taheri