Hengaw: January 26, 2023
In Karaj Central Prison, Ahmad Zalitabar, a prisoner from Delfan County in the Province of Lorestan, was put to death. For drug-related crimes, he had previously received a death sentence from the Iranian judicial system.
According to a report received by the Hengaw Organization for Human Rights, Ahmad Zalitabar of Delfan County in Lorestan Province was executed in Karaj's central prison at dawn on Monday, January 23, 2023.
This prisoner was imprisoned in Karaj Central Prison for drug-related charges three years ago until the execution of the sentence.
Until the time of this writing, the news of the execution of this prisoner had not been announced in the government media, especially the media close to the judiciary.