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Decision of the Personnel Office

Form: A-32 (52-4) – Administrative and Recruitment Affairs Organization of Iran

  1. Ministry/Institute: Department of Education
  2. Employee Number: [redacted]
  3. Given name: Mrs./Mr.: Mahdokht
  4. Surname: Ghazanfari
  5. Father’s name: Hedayatollah
  6. Birth certificate number and place of issue: Birth certificate number [redacted]

Issued in: Town: [redacted]; Province/Governor General [redacted]

  1. Place of birth; [redacted]
  2. Date of birth: 14 Farvardin [redacted] [3 April [redacted]]
  3. Highest level of education and field: Bachelor of Science, Field: Psychology
  4. Title of permanent position: High School teacher
  5. Guild: Educational and Cultural, Rank: Teacher
  6. Group: 8
  7. Base: 5
  8. Organizational Unit: Etefagh Middle School
  9. Location of service: Division: 2, Town: Tehran Province/Region: Central
  10. Reference: Date: --------- Number: ---------
  11. Type of Decision: Dismissal and permanent discharge
  12. Details:

In the Name of God

Considering that one of the principle criterions for employment and continued service in an Islamic dominion is holding a proper belief, i.e., affiliation to one of the officially recognized state religions, and unfortunately, because you have identified yourself in the questionnaire dated 23 Farvardin 1359 [12 April 1980], as well as in your interview in person in this office, as a Bahá’í, according to the explicit and written order of the Ministry, effective this date, you are dismissed from your work, and your service is hereby terminated.

Copy:

  1. Central Administrative Office (Ministry of Education)
  2. Administrative and Recruitment Affairs Organization of Iran
  3. Head Office of the Department of Education – Tehran
  4. Office of the Ministry

Mohseni Kabir

Head of the Office of the Department of Education of Tehran, Area 2

  1. Salary, benefits and bonuses
  2. Salary, benefits and bonuses indicated in this decision, for the total amount of (in letters) ----------- rial are payable subsequent to statutory deductions from credit----, section ----, article----
  3. Date of enforcement of decision: 22 Farvardin 1359 [11 April 1980]
  4. Date of issuance and decision number: 30 Farvardin 1359 [19 April 1980], number: 2919/1
  5. Given name and surname of the Officer in Charge: Mohseni Kabir