A social media activist working under the alias name in Twitter has been arrested by security forces in Tehran and taken to an unknown location.
According to the Campaign to Defend Political and Civil Prisoners, a Twitter activist, Payam Mohammadi, who was active on Twitter with the alias name Payam Land, was arrested in one of the streets of Tehran and was taken to an unknown location on Thursday December 12th, 2019.
According to activists on social media, he was arrested on Thursday while in his car driving on one of Tehran street and taken to an unknown location.
According to informed sources, Mr. Mohammadi’s family has been threatened by security forces to remain silent about his arrest.
Payam Mohammadi is a mining engineer who was posting tweets, criticizing the Iranian government’s performance.
Mr. Mohammadi’s accounts have been blocked on Instagram and Twitter since Friday, December 13rh, 2019.