Strong clashes between security forces and detainees at Policharkhi Prison
Reporter: Shaker Sangi
Reports from Policharkhi Prison states that police and prisoners have been involved in a physical clash today. Some prisoners in contact with Pasbanan News agency have said that during this clash some casualties have happened and this clash lasted nearly an hour. Prisoners also report that this incident took place in time while police took all prisoners out of their cells, and possibly this incident has occurred around 12 PM. It is also been highlighted that finally Police was forced by the prisoners to use light weapons in the conflict as well.
Meanwhile, Policharkhi prisoners say that a number of prisoners have been killed and injured during this clash, but the exact figures are still unavailable. In addition, it is not clear what the conflict was about. Until now no official from the interior ministry has responded to this issue and also the number of casualties is not published as well.