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In the Name of God

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Islamic Republic of Iran

Municipal Council of Nowshahr

Number: 11241

Date: 30/5/1364 [21 August 1985]

Enclosure -----

 

From:

To: Mr. Alireza Khanlari

Subject:

In response to the request dated 28/5/1362 [19 August 1983] regarding the refusal to issue business licence in professional photography, you are hereby notified.

Following the discussions with the provincial governor general, a decision was made to send a memo regarding the issuance of business licences for adherents of the perverse Baha’i sect.  Consequently, the Council is unable to issue you a business licence.

Jahangir Vahedi

Nowshahr Mayor

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1/7/1364 [23 September 1985]

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