[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]
[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]
[Personal information has been redacted.]
In the Name of God
Islamic Republic of Iran
Municipal Council of Nowshahr
Date: 30/5/1364 [21 August 1985]
To: Mr. Alireza Khanlari
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.
1/7/1364 [23 September 1985]
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