Afghan Biographies

Saighan District Bamyan Province Bamian

Name Saighan District Bamyan Province Bamian
Ethnic backgr.
Date of birth
Function/Grade District Chief
History and Biodata

District Chief Sayghan District Saighan District:
Haji Sayani (20090923)

Omar Khan Baiani (20120624)

Saighan District is of some strategic importance, as it lays on a north south traditional trade route. Tajiks make up 70%, Hazara 27% while 3% is made up of the res in the District. In 2007 Saighan District was announced as "Peace District". However, armed groups sympathetic to the Taliban reportedly operate in the districts of Saighan, Kahmard and Shibar. Crime, such as robbery, is also prevalent. (20111213)

Last Modified 2013-02-08
Established 2011-12-12