(RAHANA – 24 Oct 2010) Two Mashhad Baha’i Citizens Jalayer Vahdat and Sima Eshraghi have been transferred to the Vakilabad Prison in order to serve their 5 year prison sentence.
According to the RAHANA reporter, Jalayer Vahdat and Sima Eshraghi were previously held in solitary confinement for 2 months before being temporary released on a $150,000 bail. They were transferred to the Vakilabad Prison in order to begin serving their jail terms.
They have been convicted of anti-regime propaganda, acting against national security and blasphemy.
Currently, Davar Nabilzadeh, Nahid Ghadiri, Nasrin Ghadiri, Rozita Vaseghi, Hooman Bakhtavar, Kaviz Nouzdahi and Sima Rajabian are the other Baha’i citizens who are serving their 2-5 year prison terms for similar charges.