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|Minister of Welfare and Social Security|
19 November 2009 – 3 August 2011
|Preceded by||Abdolreza Mesri|
|Succeeded by||Reza Sheykholeslam
(Cooperatives, Labour and Social Welfare)
|Minister of Interior|
24 December 2008 – 9 August 2009
|Preceded by||Ali Kordan|
|Succeeded by||Mostafa Mohammad Najjar|
April 9, 1959 |
Sadegh Mahsouli (Persian: صادق محصولی, born 9 March 1959) is an Iranian politician who was Minister of Interior from 2008 to 2009 and Minister of Welfare and Social Security from 2009 to 2011. He was appointed to this post in 19 November 2009, as part of President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's second cabinet after received vote of from Parliament. From 24 March 2008 to 9 August 2009, he was Minister of Interior of Ahmadinejad's first cabinet. He was succeed Ali Kordan who was impeached by Parliament in November 2008.
In 2011, it was announced that Ministry of Welfare will be merged with Ministry of Labour and Mahsouli will be leave cabinet after it.
Mahsouli was in charge of the Ministry of Interior when the alleged vote rigging happened in Iran's presidential election in June 2009.
- "Sadegh Mahsouli". "Topics". Washington Times. Retrieved 2010-12-11.
- Mehrabian, Mir Kazemi and Mahsouli will leave cabinet
|Minister of Interior
|Minister of Welfare and Social Security
as Minister of Cooperatives, Labour and Welfare