[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:] Wednesday 21-11-1366 – 21 Jumada t-Tania 1408 – 10-2-1988

[Number:] 18396

Page: 4


Legal Notice

A notice is hereby given to Mr, Dr Esfandiyar Varjavandi who, in accordance with  decision number 417 dated 22/10/1366 [12 January 1988] of the Preliminary Commission for the Investigation of Employment Offences, at the Regional Office of Health and Welfare of Gilan Province, in which, based on the contents of the file, he is accused of being a follower of the Baha’i sect and has been found guilty and dismissed permanently from government employment, that in order to receive a copy of the afore-mentioned decision, he is required to contact the Personnel Department of the Regional Office of Health and Welfare of Gilan Province. However, if contact is not made within 30 days from the date of this notice, the afore-mentioned decision will be final.

Regional Office of Health and Welfare, Gilan Province