[PROVISIONAL TRANSLATION FROM Persian]

 

[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets.]

[Personal information has been redacted.]

[The excerpt below is from the section of the article that pertains to the Baha’i Faith]

 

[Newspaper:] Khandaniha

[Date:] 21 Mordad 1334 [13 August 1955]

[Issue No.:] 93

 

What Happened to the Government’s Affairs with the Baha’is?

According to a directive issued this week to all ministries, [they have been] ordered to lay off the official government employees if they have mentioned the Baha’i religion on their employment application form.

If the said employees are contractual or daily workers, they will be discharged.