Mr. Zabihollah Mahrami

Born: 1946/1947, Yazd

Dead body found in prison in Yazd on 15 December 2005


Zabihollah Mahrami was born into a Baha’i family.  He was employed in the Department of Agriculture.  He was arrested and imprisoned in 1995 in Yazd.  He was imprisoned for 10 years during which he received several death threats and was forced to perform arduous physical labour.

On 15 December 2005 he was discovered dead in his prison cell.  He had no known health problems at the time of his death.  His body was laid to rest the following day on 16 December 2005.


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