Expulsion of a Baha'i Teacher
This document shows a Bahá’í teacher named Ebadollah Bagheri was dismissed, by the order of the Head of the Office of Education and Training of the city of Abadeh, from his teaching position because of his religious beliefs. Earlier, this same office had recognized Mr. Bagheri with appreciation for excellence in discharging his sacred duty of teaching.
Ministry of Education and Training
Office of Education and Training of the Province of Abadeh
Date: 58/12/5 [Feb 24, 1980]
Mr. Ebadullah Bagheri, Teacher in Ghashghaii Primary School
As you have indicated, in writing, that your official religion is Bahá’i therefore in accordance with Instruction no. 4839 – 58/9/21 [Dec 12, 1979] of the Office of Legal and parliamentary Affairs of the Ministry of Education and Training, from the date of 58/9/21 [Dec 12, 1979], your services are terminated. From the this date you have no further role in this office. /S
Chairman of Office of Education and Training of Islamic Reveolution of The Province of Abadeh [signature]
- General Office of Education and Training of Fars Province for
information including the original employment dossier of the above
named individual and other related documents required for action.
- Accounting Section for information and suspension of further payment
of salary to the above named individual.