Afghan Biographies

Mohsini, Shirin Muhseni Sherin Mrs


Name Mohsini, Shirin Muhseni Sherin Mrs
Ethnic backgr. Hazara
Date of birth 1979
Function/Grade Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Daikundi reelected Daikondi
History and Biodata

Shirin Mohseni
Phone: 0799723782

2. Previous Functions:
Teacher at the Alhuda Girl’s High School, Daikundi province (2001-2002).
Wolesi Jirga Member 2005 MP MNA Daikundi
Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Daikundi reelected Daikondi Dai Kundi

3. Biodata
mohsini_shirinShirin Mohsini was born 1979 in Shahristan District, Daikundi Province.

Mohseni completed her primary and secondary education in Bint-u-Huda High School, Daikundi province, in 2001. She is currently in her third year of studying Law at Khatemun Nabieen University in Kabul. In the past she has also enrolled in nursing courses funded by Hezb-e Wahdat Mili.

Mohseni was elected to the 2005 parliament with 8,521 votes, coming in fourth place in the province. She served on the Internal Affairs commission during this term. She  participated in both the Emergency Loya Jirga in 2002 and the Constitutional
Loya Jirga in 2003.

She is a member of the Shia Wahdat Party. She was a member of the ‎ Committee on Interior Affairs and national Security‎ in Wolesi Jirga 2005. Mohseni is married to Arif Dawari, a strong man and warlord in Daikundi Province. Mohsini is said to be "controlled" by her husband. Human rights organizations claim, Dawari is responsible for murder in 30 cases, rape, forced marriages, private prison and illicit drug trade. Shirin Mohsini is one of three wifes of Dawari.

Commission (2012): Women’s Affairs, Civil Society and Human Rights

She is married and has four daughters.

She speaks Dari and Pashto.

Last Modified 2012-06-30
Established 2009-10-12