[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM PERSIAN]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

 

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Ministry of the Interior

Governorate of Kashan

Number: 2069

Date: 14 Shahrivar 1323 [5 September 1944]

 

Ministry of the Interior,

On 7 Shahrivar 1323 [29 August 1944] a local telegram signed by Foroughi, Yousefian and Berjis, all Baha’is, addressed to the Governorate, with a copy to the police headquarters was received with the indication that the previous evening the entrance door to their residences had been set on fire. Immediately, the police headquarters was instructed to follow-up with the case, and five suspects were arrested. According to the regulations of the interrogation, the mentioned individuals are being prosecuted. The case is under investigation, and so far, no sign of this event has remained.

The Governorate of the City of Kashan,

Meftah

 

[Handwritten note 1:] Political Office, 21 Shahrivar 1323 [12 September 1944]

[Handwritten note 2:] [Stamp: Registered at the Confidential Office of the Ministry of the Interior, number: 30771, date: 25 Shahrivar 1323 [16 September 1944]]

[Handwritten note 3:] [Stamp: Ministry of the Interior, Political Office, number 4546, date: 27 Shahrivar [18 September 1944]]

[Handwritten note 4:] 21 Shahrivar 1323 [12 September 1944]