Abdollah Riazi who was the speaker of the Parliament

Morteza Gholi Khan Hedayat was the first Chairman of the period. According to W. Morgan Shuster, “Five days later [measured from February 1st] the Persian Minister of Finance, Saniu’d-Dawleh was shot and killed in the streets of Tehran by two Georgians, who also succeeded in wounding four of the Persian police before they were captured.