Afshin Baymani Urgently Transferred to the Hospital
HRANA News Agency – Afshin Baymani, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison who is serving the seventeenth year of his sentence, was urgently transferred to a medical center outside the prison following a heart failure and severe pain in the chest on June 1, 2016.
According to the report of Human Rights Activists News Agency (HRANA), Afshin Baymani, political prisoner in Rajai Shahr prison was urgently transferred to the medical center outside Rajai Shahr prison after feeling a sharp pain in the chest and adverse activity of heart after being examined by the doctor of prison.
The political prisoner who suffered from heart failure has been denied the medical leave or medical treatment in a hospital out of prison.
The long term imprisonment of Afshin Baymany who is married and is father of two children in addition to physical problems such as heart disease and kidney stones, also has created serious problems for his family.
Afshin Baiymani political prisoner in hall 12 of Rajai Shahr prison was arrested on September 5, 2000 and sentenced to death on charge of helping his brother to flee. His brother, Mehdi Baymani, was associated with the People’s Mujahedin of Iran, but the sentence was confirmed on the appeal court. His sentence was commuted to life imprisonment after 6 years.