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Islamic Republic of Iran

Administrative and Recruitment Affairs Organization of Iran

 

Date: 29 Tir 1359 [20 July 1980]

Number: 990

Enclosure: -----

 

Mr. Houshang Mehrasa

In light of the decision dated 25 Tir 1359 [16 July 1980] of this organization’s Cleansing Committee, which was issued unanimously, you have been condemned to dismissal for having unduly benefited from Beitolmal [the State Treasury] as a follower of the Baha’i sect, now a fugitive and in the United States. [This decision was made] in accordance with the bill for the cleansing and creating optimum environment for the growth of revolutionary institutions, dated 7 Shahrivar 1358 [29 August 1979], ratified by the Revolutionary Council of the Islamic Republic of Iran, and subsequent amendments and related guidelines.

Should you wish to appeal this decision, pursuant to regulation number 14756, dated 18 Tir 1359 [9 July 1980], ratified by the Revolutionary Council, in accordance with paragraph 10 of the said regulations, ratified by the Revolutionary Council of the Islamic Republic of Iran, you may submit your appeal  in writing to the undersigned at this office, no later than thirty days [from receipt of this present notice] so that the Appeals Committee, which will be formed to administer this particular regulation, can review [the appeal] in your presence. The decision of the Appeals Committee, subject to the endorsement of the undersigned, shall be final and binding.

 

Mostafa Katiraei

Secretary General of the Administrative and Recruitment Affairs Organization of Iran

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