Three prisoners were hanged on Murder Charge at the central prisons of Orumiyeh and Sanandaj yesterday morning on April 28, reliable sources told Kurdistan Human Rights Network (KHRN).

Death row prisoners Yasser Rasooli and Zervar Peyghami were hanged at Orumiyeh Central Prison today morning. They were transferred to solitary confinement from ward 3.4 Orumiyeh Central Prison on April 27 in preparation for execution.

Yasser Rasooli from Bukan had been in prison since 2011 and Zervar Peyghami from Oshnoyeh had been in prison since 2017.
Another prisoner from Divandareh, Fayek Sharif who was arrested five years ago on charges of premeditated murder and sentenced to death, was also executed at Sanandaj Central Prison.

According to statistics compiled by KHRN, ten prisoners convicted of premeditated murder have been executed in Orumiyeh, Saqqez, Sanandaj, and Kermanshah prisons during the past 8 days.