Security agents in Islamshahr in Tehran province arrested Hamidi Ghandi and transferred him to an unknown location. The charges against the union activist are still unknown.
According to the Campaign for the Defense of Political and Civil Prisoners; Hamid Ghandi, a member of the board of directors of the Islamshahr Cultural Association of Tehran Province, was arrested by security forces on Thursday, June 23rd, 2022.
According to the report, at the time of Hamid Ghandi’s arrest, security officers searched his home and confiscated some personal items, such as his and his wife’s cell phones.
Hamid Ghandi was arrested while he was working on doctoral program final exams.
No information is available on the reasons for the arrest, the detention facility and the whereabouts of Hamid Ghandi.
It should be noted that on March 15th, 2022 Hamid Ghandi along with Rasoul Badaghi was summoned, to the Branch 26 of the Revolutionary Court of Tehran, headed by Iman Afshari on April 45h, 2022. When Hamid Ghandi appeared at that hearing, the head of the Branch 26 of the Revolutionary Court claimed that the summoning of Hamid Ghandi was a mistake.