Afghan Biographies

Akhund, Haji Mullah Sayed Muhammad Akhond


Name Akhund, Haji Mullah Sayed Muhammad Akhond
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1960
Function/Grade Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Kandahar
History and Biodata

Haji Mullah Sayed Muhammad Akhund,
Kandahar Province Mobile: 0700305529

2. Previous Functions:
Commander 7th Division
Kandahar Provincial Council Meber 2005
Meshrano Jirga Member 2005 MP MNA Kandahar
Wolesi Jirga Candidate 2010 MP MNA Kandahar

3. Biodata:
Akhund_SayedHaji Mullah Sayed Muhammad Akhund, son of Haji Mullah Dad Muhammad Akhund, was born in 1960 in the Dand district of Kandahar province. He completed his secondary education at Ahmad Shah Baba High School in Kandahar. Akhund graduated from Shaheed Ghulam Muhammad Madrasa in Kandahar in 1992.

Akhund served as commander of the seventh division in Kandahar. He then participated in the Disarmament Demobilization and Reintegration (DDR) process.

He has extensive background in military and political affairs and holds the rank of general. He is the recipient of a medal from the President and Governor of Kandahar. He was elected to the Meshrano Jirga through the 2005 Provincial Council elections in Kandahar.

Commission (2012): Religious and Cultural Affairs, Education and Higher Education

Akhund is married with nine daughters and seven sons.

He speaks Dari and Pashto.

Last Modified 2012-07-30
Established 2009-10-13