The death sentence of an Iranian Baluch prisoner who had previously been sentenced to death on drug charges was carried out in Kerman Central Prison.
According to the Campaign for the Defense of Political and Civil Prisoners; an Iranian Baluch prisoner imprisoned in Kerman Central Prison with the identity of Shamsuddin Qaljaei, from Zahedan, was executed on the morning of Thursday, November 18th, 2021.
The execution of this prisoner has not been announced by the Iranian media or official sources as of this writing.
It should be noted that since the beginning of this year, 102 prisoners who have been sentenced to death on drug-related charges have been executed in Iran.
According to reports compiled by the Human Rights Organization of Iran, in 2020, 25 people were executed on drug-related charges.
Earlier, in a report, the Human Rights Organization of Iran expressed strong concern about the significant increase in drug-related executions and warned that this trend would continue.