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[Personal information has been redacted.]


Bank Sepah


In the Name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful


Date: 16/07/1360 [8 October 1981]

Number 12394



Mr. Farid Nikravan

[From:] Personnel Office

Subject: Suspension


In enforcement of the Cleansing and Purification Law enacted by the Islamic Consultative Assembly, and in consideration of your written admission dated 14/07/1360 [6 October 1981] stating that you are a member of the perverse Baha’i sect and since the sect is  not recognized under  Islamic law, and also bearing in mind that you have paid no attention to reasonable guidance and the advice of bank authorities, and have openly declared your adherence [to your belief, which] is a cause for distribution,  pursuant to Article 18 of the Cleansing and Purification Act, you are suspended from employment at the bank until further notice pending [the final] decision of the Cleansing Commission.


Personnel Office



Joined Stock Company [details are provided]