HMP Hull prisoner “has Covid and lost weight” after human smuggling | United Kingdom | New
Nzar Jabar Mohammad, 33, was diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease in prison and had to take medication daily. However, his brother Zana Jabar, 40, says she was given the wrong medicine in February and her health has deteriorated since then.
Mr. Jabar says Mohammad also contracted Covid at HMP Hull, a Category B prison in the east of the city, although he was completely stung.
Talk to Live shell Today Mr Jabar added: “My brother made it clear to the doctor that the medicine he was giving him was for another disease. But the doctor started yelling at him, saying, “Who is the doctor? Me or you?
“How can they treat prisoners like that? The man who came in was healthy and he’s lost 24 kg since then, and he’s become so weak.”
It is claimed the prisoner had to undergo surgery last Friday for his condition after falling to the ground.
“We called the hospital and the prison and nobody told us anything,” Jabar said.
“We just want to know what’s going on. My brother said he had a notebook where he wrote everything down, but it was taken from him. What are they hiding?
Mohammad, an Iraqi national, has been in prison since November 2019, pleaded guilty to organizing people smuggling in small boats, following an investigation by the National Crime Agency.
At a hearing at Hull Crown Court on April 21, the man, of Sculcoates, Hull, admitted a charge of conspiracy to facilitate illegal immigration.
The investigation concerned an attempt to ferry up to 21 people across the Channel on a small boat in November 2019. The ship was bought for £ 6,500 and migrants were to pay up to £ 10,000 each to make the crossing to the United Kingdom.
The investigation also examined the use of heavy goods vehicles crossing the Channel by ferry to smuggle migrants from Belgium and the Netherlands.
His conviction, which was due to take place on July 2, has been postponed due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
A spokesperson for the City Health Care Partnership said: “We cannot disclose any details of individual patient care as it would be a breach of confidentiality, but we urge anyone who has used our services and is unhappy with any aspect of their care. care to contact our customer service who will endeavor to resolve any problem or concern as quickly as possible.
“We have a robust process for testing healthcare staff for Covid-19, but any outbreak or cluster of infections in prisons is investigated and managed by Public Health England. “