Afghan Biographies

Ajristan District Ghazni Province


Name Ajristan District Ghazni Province
Ethnic backgr.
Date of birth
Function/Grade District Chief
History and Biodata

District Chief:
Hussein Ali Fairouz (2002)
Obaidullah Waziri
Bismillah Haseeb Bismillah Hasib  (20111215), also Head of Property Department (land); acting Head of Agriculture
Department in absence of official appointee in (2002)

Background:
With a population of nearly 60,000 people, Ajristan borders Gizab and Khas Uruzgan districts of Uruzgan, Sharistan and Nawar districts of Daikundi and Malistan district. The district contains an airport with two gravel surfaced runways. The airfield is located in a valley alongside the Ajristan stream on the southwest edge of the village of Ajristan. Prior to 2000, the district was known as Daya, and was part of Uruzgan Province. The District has 97% Pashtuns with a small number of Hazara.

Last Modified 2011-12-15
Established 2011-12-15