Durani, Mariam Mrs.
|Name||Durani, Mariam Mrs.|
|Date of birth||1984|
|Function/Grade||Provincial Council 2009 Member Kandahar|
|History and Biodata||
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US secretary of foreign affairs in is website has issued biographies of Mariam Durani, a member of Kandahar provincial council, is a director of a cultural association and owner of a women local radio and has been identified as an Afghan courageous woman.(20120307) The US Department of State nominated a member of the Kandahar Provincial Council, Maryam Durrani, for the 2012 International Women of Courage Award.
Maryam Dorrani also won the American Time Magazine Award for as the 100 influential people of the world in 2012. Dorrani runs a local radio ‘Merman’ (Woman) in the southern volatile province and leads a non-government organization (Khadija-e-Kobra), which usually works on women’s rights.
“As the founder and owner of a local radio in Kandahar which mainly focuses on women’s issues and as a member of Kandahar provincial council, she is working with extraordinary courage in the southern zone,” Time has said about Dorrani. (20120422) Attorney for Herat province, Maria Bashir and owner of a media group, Saad Mohseni had been awarded by the Time in 2011.
Mrs. Durani has survived multiple attacks on her life, including a suicide attack in 2009 that resulted in serious injury.