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Coronavirus in 26 prisoners in Konya E Type Prison

According to information given by Boldmedya to HDP deputy and human rights defender Ömer Faruk Gergerlioğlu, 26 prisoners carrying coronavirus were detected in Konya E Type Closed Prison. Konya E Tipi’nde 26 korona vakası

Corona suspicion on 3 out of 50 inmates returning from “prison leave”

In many countries, prisoners are released due to coronavirus. In the absence of any initiative regarding the release of prisoners in Turkey worries the families of prisoners. http://www.samanyoluhaber.com/izinden-cezaevine-donen-50-mahk-mdan-3-unde-korona-suphesi-haberi/1342616/

Second coronavirus case was detected in another physician in Sakran Prison

According to the news of the Gazeteduvar, Human Rights Association (IHD) and Turkey Human Rights Foundation (TIHV) announced that another doctor’s coronavirus test was positive in Sakran Prison. Coronavirus was detected in a doctor 5 days ago in the same prison. https://www.gazeteduvar.com.tr/gundem/2020/04/07/sakran-cezaevinde-ikinci-hekimde-de-korona-cikti/

2 women detainees in Izmir were taken to the “quarantine ward”

Izmir branch of Human Rights Association (IHD) shared information about corona cases in Izmir Closed Women’s Prison. In the post on social media, 2 convicts stay in the “quarantine ward” in the Aliağa (Şakran) Women’s Prison. https://twitter.com/izmirihd/status/1252313235770015748

65 positive coronavirus cases in Buca Prison

According to the news of BBC Turkish, a comprehensive filiation was carried out in Izmir/Buca Prison after the first case detected on April 19. The Covid-19 test of 64 prisoners and convicts who contacted the person in question was positive. https://www.bbc.com/turkce/live/haberler-dunya-52351933?ns_mchannel=social&ns_source=twitter&ns_campaign=bbc_live&ns_linkname=5e9f779d2729ab0670898a1b%26Buca%20cezaevinde%2064%20h%C3%BCk%C3%BCml%C3%BC%20ve%20tutuklunun%20daha%20koronavir%C3%BCs%20testi%20pozitif%20%C3%A7%C4%B1kt%C4%B1%262020-04-21T22%3A46%3A02.780Z&ns_fee=0&pinned_post_locator=urn:asset:78a2b52e-bf62-40c6-9b21-6fc7c79b9da3&pinned_post_asset_id=5e9f779d2729ab0670898a1b&pinned_post_type=share

Coronavirus case in Tekirdağ T Type Prison

According to the news in Etha, Cetin Gumustas, who stays in Tekirdağ T-Type Prison, Ward  No. 2, was taken to the hospital due to an asthma attack and the coronavirus (Covid-19) test was positive. https://www.tr724.com/tekirdag-2-nolu-t-tipinde-korona-virus-vakasi-bakanlik-sessiz/

HDP Co-chair was released on suspicion of corona

According to the Gazeteduvar news, Mazıdağı Co-mayor Nalan Ozaydın, who was transferred due to her illness from Tarsus T Type Closed Prison to Mardin, was released. https://www.gazeteduvar.com.tr/gundem/2020/03/31/hdpli-es-baskan-nalan-ozaydin-korona-virusu-suphesiyle-tahliye-edildi/

2 prisoners’ coronavirus test positive in Silivri Prison

Former Army Officer Halis Tunc and Human Rights Association (IHD) announced on social media that there were 2 positive Covid-19 diagnoses in the No. 5 Ward where the military students stay in Silivri Prison. https://twitter.com/HalisTuncMarine/status/1249010945164283904 https://twitter.com/cezaeviihlaller/status/1249297735947337734