Two imprisoned women and student activists, Bahareh Hedayat and Mahdieh Golroo, were deprived of meeting with their families in prison as announcing their hunger strike.

According to the source of, officials of Tehran’s Evin prison said that they will not be able to visit their families unless they break their hunger strike.

Bahareh Hedayat was sentenced to nine and a half years in prison. She is a board member of Daftar-e-Tahkim, which is the biggest student organization in Iran. Mahdieh Golroo is a board member the student organization at Allameh university and also a founding member of the Education Right Council.