A source from Tabriz has said that six prisoners were hanged in Tabriz prison.

A group of five prisoners were hanged in Tabriz central prison on 9 September.

Four of them were charged with drug related crimes and one had been charged with murder before his execution.

Another prisoner was earlier hanged on 5 September and he too was executed for murder charges.

Regarding the prisoners’ names, the source identified them as the following:
Hojjat Almasi from Mahabad, Sajjad Maqsoudi from Miandoab, Vali Narimani from Maragheh, Naser Hosseinzadeh from Boustan Abad were the prisoners who were hanged in Tabriz central prison for drug related charges.

Also, the other two prisoners hanged for murder charges have been identified as Mohammad Ali Yousefi from Marand and Davoud PourAhmadian from Maragheh.

The official media in Iran has not yet reported the execution of those six prisoners.