Tehran (Daily Pakistan Online) A general of the Revolutionary Guards has said that more than 300 people have been killed in Iran since the protests against Mehsa Amini’s death in moral police custody on September 16.
Brigadier General Amir Ali Hajizada, the head of the Revolutionary Guard’s aerospace division, said in a video published by Mehr News Agency, “Everyone in the country has been affected by the death of this woman. I don’t have the latest data.” But I believe that since this incident, more than 300 people have been killed in this country, including children. The casualties include dozens of police, soldiers and militia workers who were killed or killed in clashes with protesters.
The latest official figure is very close to the figure of at least 416 “killed in Iran’s crackdown on protests” published by the Oslo-based group Iran Human Rights. including those killed in violence related to Aminist protests and unrest in the southeastern province of Sistan-Baluchistan.
It should be noted that on September 16, 22-year-old Mahsa Amini died after being tortured by the moral police. She was tortured by the moral police for not wearing hijab properly. After Mehsa Amini’s death, nationwide anti-hijab protests began in Iran.