Football fan Sahar Khodayari died one week after setting herself ablaze

One week after setting herself ablaze outside a courthouse in Tehran, Sahar Khodayari died in hospital on Monday, September 9, 2019.

Sahar Khodayari, 29, was a graduate of English translation. She had disguised herself and attempted to enter Azadi Stadium on March 12, 2019, to watch football. She was arrested and taken to the Qarchak Prison. The detention badly terrified her with emotional and mental consequences.