2. Previous Functions:
Deputy Minister of Interior (2002, 2004) for Security Affairs,
Wolesi Jirga Member 2005 MP MNA Baghlan,
Vice Chairman of National Security committee of the parliament (20080615)
Defense Minister Assistant for Strategic Defense Intelligence Affairs (20160707)
Lt Gen Hilaluddin Hilal hails from Baghlan Province. He completed higher education in military. He was a Wolesi Jirga 2005 MNA (Baghlan) member. Earlier, Helal served as commander in the air force and deputy security in charge in the Ministry of Interior (MoI). In the 2005 Elections he bagged fourth most 7676 Votes or 3.9% and secured a seat in Parliament. He was a member of the preparatory commission for Traditional Loya Jirga and had been appointed in compliance with a decree from President Hamid Karzai.
Hilaluddin Helal has been appointed Defence Minister assistant to the strategic intelligence department in the rank of General. The Strategic Intelligence post has been newly created in the hierarchy of ministry of defence.