According to human rights sources, one of the prisoner in the central prison of Joe was subjected to fainting after brutally hit on the head and kicked by feet because he held the condolence ceremony on Tuesday 11 September 2018.
The sources explained that the prisoner who was a victim of torture had immediately returned to the cell, despite the fact that the law stipulates that "the police department shall ensure respect for the feelings of inmates and detainees in custody by granting them the right to perform their religious rites in time, without prejudice to the security of the department and its system." ,confirming that sectarian repression against Shiite detainees are continuing .
In the same regard, the prisoner of conscience who had a colorectal cancer «Elias al-Mulla» said via a telephone call a few days ago that he is still suffering from pains throughout the body, and he does not know till now the result of his medical tests which were made on 7 August 2018.
Furthermore ,several human rights organizations had called on the al-Khalifa entity to temporarily release the prisoner, Ja’afar Eid, to allow him to bid farewell to his mother, who died on Wednesday, September 12, 2018, and to participate in her funeral.