1972 Iranian local elections

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1972 Iranian local elections

← 1970 3 October 1972 (1972-10-03)

The third local elections in Iran were held on 3 October 1972 to elect the members of city and town municipal councils.[1] As expected, the New Iran Party overtook the People's Party to win 80% of the vote.[2]


  1. ^ "Village, City/Town, Township/Provincial Councils", Iran Almanac and Book of Facts, Echo of Iran, 1974, p. 102
  2. ^ Andrew I. Killgore (30 October 1972), Letter From the Embassy in Iran to the Country Director for Iran (Miklos), Office of the Historian, Bureau of Public Affairs, United States Department of State