Afghan Biographies

Bahr, Aqay Aqai Behr Aqai-e


Name Bahr, Aqay Aqai Behr Aqai-e
Ethnic backgr. Hazara
Date of birth 1959
Function/Grade Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Ghor Ghowr
History and Biodata

Aqay Bahr
Phone: 0799337719

2. Previous Functions:
Head of the Hezb-e-Wahdat Islami Provincial Council (1991-2001)
District Governor of Lal Wa Sar Jangal  (2002-2005)
District Governor of Dolayna district Ghor Province (2008-2010)
Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Ghor Ghowr

3. Biodata:
Bahr_AqaiAqay Bahr, son of Sayed Amir, was born in 1959, in Qalacha village,  Lal Wa Sar
Jangal district, Ghor province. Bahr studied Islamic subjects and literature in Afghan and foreign seminaries and completed his Islamic studies in 1985. He graduated from Darulhuda High School in Lal Wa Sar Jangal district, Ghor province, in 2007. Bahr is well-known in Ghor province due to his public contributions. He established the Baserat library in 1983 in Ghor province and has given speeches regularly in mosques.

Bahr was the district governor of Lal Wa Sar Jangal and  resigned from his position in 2005 to become a candidate in the 2005 parliamentary elections, but was unsuccessful. From . 2005 Parliament: Bahr competed unsuccessfully in the 2005 elections. Bahr was deputy of the Hezb-e-Wahdat Islami Afghanistan Provincial Council for Ghor, from the foundation of the party until 1991.

Commission (2012): Disabled, Martyrs and Widows (Secretary)

He is married and has eleven children.

Bahr speaks Dari and Arabic.

Last Modified 2012-07-05
Established 2010-10-31