TEHRAN, Young Journalists Club (YJC) - JBahraini people from several eraes of the country walked out in rally and gathered in al-Diraz calling for the removal of outrageous siege on Bahrain’s top Shia cleric Ayatollah Sheikh Isa Qassim.
Bahrain's al-Wefaq community announced yesterday that the physical condition of Sheikh Isa Qassim who has been in "house arrest" since the past seven months is deteriorating.
Bahraini activists also reported that Sheikh Qassim was suffering constant pain and excreting blood.
A UK-based Bahrain Institute for Rights and Democracy (BIRD) on Monday also said that physicians who had visited the spiritual leader at his home in the northwestern village of Diraz a day earlier had diagnosed him to be suffering from a “groin hernia requiring an emergency operation.”
The Bahrain Center for Human Rights has aerlier stated that strict security measures around Sheikh Isa Qassim’s house is continuing preventing Sheikh Qassim's specialist doctors from pursuing his health conditions.