[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM Persian]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets.]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Newspaper:] Ettelaat

[Date:] Tuesday 14 Mordad 1359 [5 August 1980]

[Issue No.:] 16206

 

456 Employees Are to Be Dismissed in 10 Cities

Dismissal of employees by the Commission for Purging and Purification will continue in city departments. In recent days, 456 employees have been subject to purging in several cities….

Continuation of Purging in Fars

Ali Akbar Ostovar Ravi, son of Muhammad Ibrahim, [was] permanently dismissed from public service.

Mohebatollah Izadi, son of Khajeh Mahmoud, [was] permanently dismissed from public service.

Maymanat Izadi, son of Ismail, [was] permanently dismissed from public service.

Ferdows Rashidpour, son of Khodadad, [was] permanently dismissed from public service.

Tayyebeh Baghaei, daughter of Mohammad, [was] permanently dismissed from public service because of being a member of the Baha’i sect.

Reza Hesami, son of Mohammed, [was] permanently dismissed from public service….

Maliheh Sistani, [was] permanently dismissed from public service.

Seifollah Vazin, [was] permanently dismissed from working in public service.

Badrus-Sadat Javid, was dismissed and his case was referred to the Revolutionary Court

The Commission for Purging and Purification of Governmental Organizations, has considered dismissal of 31 members of staff and employees of the governor and regional government offices under the jurisdiction of Kerman province….

Zhila Pardakhtim, daughter of Habibollah, [was] permanently dismissed from public service

Zia Arefi Ardakani son of Mehdi [was] permanently dismissed from public service…

Dismissal of employees in Sistan and Balouchestan Province

 Zahedan – About 70 employees were dismissed in Sistan and Balouchestan by the Commission for 

Sedigheh Khodadoust [was] retired

Qudratollah Rouhani [was] dismissed