Tahereh Riyahi, social secretary of BORNA news agency was arrested on Tuesday morning, December 27, 2016.
An informed source confirmed the report and said she was accused of disseminating anti-government propaganda.
Tahereh Riyahi suffers from Asthma. She is held in a solitary cell and has run out of medications. Interrogators have refused to provide her medicines.
In a telephone call to her mother, Tahereh Riyahi informed her of her grave physical conditions and deteriorating health in prison.
She told her mother that her left eye cornea had also been hurt during interrogations.
Ms. Riyahi's mother has also been hospitalized due to the pressure she has felt because of the arrest of her daughter and is in a critical condition.
Ms. Riyahi is now suffering from frequent seizures.
She has been detained under interrogation in the Evin Prison. Her condition deteriorated under interrogations
HELP SAVE JOURNALIST TAHEREH RIYAHI AND DEFEND FREEDOM OF THE PRESS IN IRAN!