[Translator’s notes appear in square brackets]

[Personal information has been redacted.]



Ministry of the Interior

Law Enforcement Office


Date: 26 Aban1325 [17 November 1946]

Number: N 17168 - M 2433




The Honourable Ashraf[1], Prime Minister,


Pursuant to letter number 57736/18751 - dated 6 Aban 1325 [28 October 1946], this is to inform you that according to a report received from the Ministry of Justice, a special officer has been dispatched to the location to investigate the dispute between the Baha’is and Muslims and the murder of Isa, a 6-year-old child.  We will report to you the outcome once the investigation has concluded.


Minister of the Interior,

On Behalf of Fereidouni



[Handwritten Note 1:] Record - 26 Aban [1325] [17 November 1946]

[Handwritten Note 2:] Confidential record book at Ministry of the Interior, follow up file number attached, please refer to letter No. 9831 dated 26 Aban [1325] [17 November 1946] in the attached memo

[Handwritten Note 3:] Number 2203 – dated 26 Aban [1325] [17 November 1946]



[1] [Ashraf means “The Most Noble”, it is the title of Prime Minister Ahmad Ghavam; it was given to him by the Iranian Shah, Mohammad-Reza Pahlavi].