A prisoner was executed on murder charge at Orumiyeh Central Prison this morning on Monday, December 31. He was transferred to a solitary confinement cell yesterday along with two other death row prisoners.

Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN) has been informed that Zaman Rezaei, 60 years old from Miandoab who was previously sentenced to death on charges of murder, was executed today at the Orumiyeh Central Prison in the presence of the victim’s family.

Two other prisoners, Pezhman Piri and Changiz Irani who were also transferred to solitary confinement along with the above-mentioned prisoner, were returned to the wards due to the leniency of victims’ families.