Afghan Biographies

Azimi, Mohammad Azam

Name Azimi, Mohammad Azam
Ethnic backgr. Tajik
Date of birth
Function/Grade Herat Airport Manager
History and Biodata


1. Former Herat Airport Chiefs (President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai renamed Herat Airport after Khwaja Abdullah Ansari 20210121):

Sakhidad Ghaznawi Sakhi Dad Ghaznavi(20060803, 20070324, 20110907) For 31 years Ghaznawy has maintained the title of Herat's civilian airport manager, carrying on throughout decades of political unrest and national conflict.
Mohammad Azam Azimi
(20120821, 20130827)

2. Previous Functions of Mohammad Azam Azimi:
Herat Airport Manager (20120821, 20130827)

3. Biodata:
Azimi AzamMuhammad Azam Azimi has been arrested on corruption charges. Attorney Gul Ahmad Ramesh said he  had been detained on the basis of complaints from airport staff. Ramesh accused the detainee of stealing 40,000 afs, an amount meant to fund overtime claims of 27 airport employees. He quoted Azimi as saying he had pocketed the money with workers’ permission.(20130826)



Last Modified 2021-01-21
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