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Ministry of the Interior

National Police Force

Office of Intelligence

Confidential Division


Dated: 23 Khordad 1324 [13 June 1945]

Number: 1/2651/3087


Ministry of the Interior

Further to letter number 1799/1762 – 31 Ordibehesht 1324 [21 May 1945] in relation to the quarrel between Muslims and Baha’is in Zabol, we respectfully notify you that, according to the report from the Police Force of Zahedan, which has relied upon a report from the commander of the Zahedan [Military] Barracks, and has specifically mentioned that for preserving the peace, it is necessary for the Police Force to restrict the access of some individuals to the local Mojtahidin[1], in particular Mr. Sahranavard, and Saravani should leave the region.  In order to discover the truth of the matter, the Police Force of Zahedan has sent one officer to Zabol in order to investigate the matter without alerting anyone, and to report the outcome. After receiving the report of the police force, the outcome will be announced.


The Commander of the National Police Force,

Brigadier General Zarrabi



[Stamp: dated: 26 Khordad 1324 (16 June 1945), the registration office of the Ministry of the Interior, Number: 1/19257]

[Handwritten 1]: Political Division, 26 Khordad 1324 [16 June 1945]

[Handwritten 2]: number 2497, 27 Khordad 1324 [17 June 1945]

[Handwritten 3]: experience 30 Khordad [1324] [20 June 1945]




[1] [Religious jurisprudents]