Jamal Mardani, a 54-year-old prisoner from Miandoab, West Azerbaijan Province, was executed on 21 April for drug-related offences in Kerman Central Prison, Kerman Province.

The prisoner was transferred to solitary confinement for the execution on 19 April.

Mardani, a father of four from the village of Gug Jalu in Miandoab, was arrested about four years ago.