Afghan Biographies

No Pashtun, no Tajik elected in Ghazni


Subject No Pashtun, no Tajik elected in Ghazni
Text In Ghazni Province Hazara only were elected in Wolesi Jirga Election 2010, but no Pashtuns and Tajiks because in their Districts pollings centers were closed due to unsecurity. In the previous 2005 elections, six of the 11 lawmakers were Pashtuns but this time neither Pashtuns nor Tajiks could reach the parliament and only Hazara candidates were declared winners.
Released 2010-10-21