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[Personal information has been redacted.]

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


[Newspaper:] Jomhouri Eslami

[Date:] 3 Shahrivar 1359 - 14 Shawwal 1400 [25 August 1980]

[Issue No:] 356

[Page:] 4


Six Persons were dismissed from the Area Water Company of Fars

Shiraz - Reporter of the Islamic Republic - The Cleansing and Reconstruction Commission of the Province of Fars announced yesterday that according to the investigation of the personnel members of Shiraz Water [Company], for the purpose of purging and purifying in departments, …Mr. Rouhollah Keshavarz, for the offence of cooperating with the perverse Baha’i sect, …by the Commission for the Purging and Purification [of Governmental Organisations and Agencies] from the Fars Water Company.