Afghan Biographies

Noorzai, Lt. Gen. Mohammad


Name Noorzai, Lt. Gen. Mohammad
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Border Police Head BP
History and Biodata

1. Fromer Heads of Border Police:
Lt Gen Mohammad Yonus Noorzai (200909),

2. Previous Functions:
Dirctor of Customs for the Afghan Transitional Autority,
Provincial Police Commander Nangahar (2004)
Head Traffic and Highway Securiity (2005)
Head of Border Police (20090900 - )

3. Biodata:
noorzai_mohammad_younusMohammad Younus Noorzai  belongs to a prominent family that has exerted a great deal of influence over transit routes and highways in the past, as his brother Musa Jan Noorzai harnessed the routes for drug smuggling. He is an ethnic Pashtun from the Nurzai tribe. He is the uncle of Kandahar strongman Mohammad Arif Noorzai.

Last Modified 2011-08-26
Established 2009-11-04