On Sunday, September 19, Hassan Ghodrati, a native of Oshnavieh in West Azerbaijan Province, was arrested by security forces.
According to the HRANA, the news agency of Human Rights Activists, quoting Kurdpa, the citizen was transferred to a security detencion center in Urmia following the arrest.
45-year-old Ghodrati is a husband and father of five.
According to the report, security forces arrested him without a court order.
As of this writing, the reasons for the arrest and the charges against him are unknown.