According to the Committee of Human Rights Reporters, the forces entered the home of Daneshyar in the southern city of Shiraz last week. Unable to find the 38-year-old, they detained his father and confiscated a number of personal items and books from their home.
Daneshyar’s father was reportedly allowed to contact the family a day after his arrest to inform them of his transfer to Shiraz’s Adel-Abad Prison.
Seyed Hadi Daneshyar had previously been sentenced to three years in prison for charges of propaganda and collusion against the political system and in favour of anti-regime groups, and taking part in “illegal” labour demonstrations in Shiraz four years ago.
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