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Islamic Republic of Iran

Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

Agricultural Machinery Development Centre

Number 5368

Date 21/2/1360 [11 May 1981]

Enclosure: -------

Please make reference to this number when replying


Mr. Jalal Peyravi Milani

Following the verdict number 4254, dated 20/2/1360 [10 May 1981], with reference to the request dated 21/2/1360 [11 May 1981], and according to the State Employment Act, any government employee must adhere to one of the state’s officially recognized religions, i.e., Zoroastrian, Jewish, Christian, Muslim. Considering that you are a follower of the Baha’i religion, your employment is regarded unlawful, and you are hereby dismissed from service.


Mahmoud Jamali – Managing Director