Afghan Biographies

Munib, Sayed Mohammad Iqbal killed

Name Munib, Sayed Mohammad Iqbal killed
Ethnic backgr. Hazara
Date of birth
Function/Grade Ex Governor
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions of Iqbal Munib:
Governor Samangan (2004),
Governor Sar-e Pol Saripul Sari-Pul Sar-e-Pol (2006, 2007, 20080710),
Governor Ghor dismissed (20081201- 20100525),

Munib_Sayed_Iqbal Sayyed Iqbal Munib Monib Muneeb survived two attempts of life. One was a "mine planted near a brook" 20070424, which was remotely detonated by unidentified people as Munib's car was passing by. The blast damaged the vehicle but did not cause any casualties. No one has claimed responsibility for the attack. In a letter to President Karzai, the residents of Ghor province asked for the dismissal of Ghor Governor Iqbal Munib (20100524). Sayyed Iqbal Munib, the provincial governor of Ghor, was dismissed due to lack of professionalism. The decision came after the Provincial Council and civil society organizations sent a petition to the Office of the President in which they criticized the performance of the governor (20100525).

Former Samangan Governor Iqbal Munib was killed in a suicide blast during a wedding Party in Aibak City, Samangan Province. (20120714)

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