Abdorrahman Boroumand Center

for Human Rights in Iran

Omid, a memorial in defense of human rights in Iran
One Person’s Story

Mehrdad Ramezanipur


Age: 32
Nationality: Iran
Religion: Non-Believer
Civil Status: Married


Date of Killing: July 19, 1984
Location of Killing: Evin Prison, Tehran, Tehran Province, Iran
Mode of Killing: Shooting
Charges: Unknown charge

About this Case

The information about Mr. Mehrdad Ramezanipur is based on a book titled Siavoshan, “Remembrance of the Ranjbaran Party of Iran’s Martyrs” by Baqer Mortazavi, Germany, copyright 1999.

Mr. Ramezanipur was born in Tehran in 1952. After high school graduation, he left the country and joined the Revolutionary Organization.

This execution was also reported in an addendum to the Mojahed magazine (No 261), published by Mojahedin Khalq Organization in 1985. In this addendum, however, Mr. Ramezanipur’s last name is mentioned as Ramezanian. The list includes 12028 individuals, affiliated with various opposition groups, who were executed or killed during clashes with the Islamic Republic security forces from June 1981 to the publication date of the magazine.

Arrest and detention

The circumstances of this defendant’s arrest and detention are unknown. According to the existing information, Mr. Ramazanipur was arrested on February 23, 1983. He was reportedly tortured in prison for 16 months.


No information is available on the defendant’s trial.


No information is available on Mr. Ramazanipur’s charges.

Evidence of guilt

The report of this execution contains no evidence provided against the defendant.


No information is available on Mr. Ramazanipur's defense.


No information is available on Mr. Ramazanipur's death sentence. According to the above source, he was executed in the Evin prison in 1984.

Correct/ Complete This Entry