In Arak, the people attacked the police station with the slogan “Death to Khamenei”. They turned over a police car during the demonstrations. In the first night of the demonstration on January 9, more than 100 people were arrested in Arak.
Vahid Heidari, a deprived vendor who was arrested, was killed due to Baton blows.
Seyyed Shahab Abtahi, a 20-year-old man, died after two weeks of torture in prison. The torturers left his body in front of his father’s house 10 days after his arrest, while the effects of Baton’s strikes were apparent on his body.