Sister of Killed Protester Nika Shakarami Arrested for Hijab Non-Compliance

Nasrin Shakarmi, mother of Nika Shakarami, who was killed at the hands of regime forces during the 2022 nationwide protests, has disclosed that her other daughter, Aida, was detained by Tehran’s Morality Police for non-compliance with hijab regulations.

“Yesterday, Tehran’s Morality Police arrested my daughter, Aida, for not adhering to compulsory hijab. She remains in custody,” Nasrin Shakarmi stated.

The location of Aida Shakarami’s detention and the specific allegations against her are currently undisclosed.
Nika Shakarami, aged sixteen and from Khorramabad, was tragically killed on September 21, 2022, during protests in Tehran.