Afghan Biographies

Balkhabi, Sayed Muhammad Hassan Sharifi


Name Balkhabi, Sayed Muhammad Hassan Sharifi
Ethnic backgr. Hazara
Date of birth 1974
Function/Grade Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Sar-i-Pul Sar-e-Pul Saripul
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions:
Head of a scholars group at Katheb Mosque
Director of a Madrassa
Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Sar-i-Pul  Sar-e-Pul Saripul

3. Biodata:
Balkhabi_SharifSaeed Mohammad Hassan Balkhabi is the son of Saeed Hassan and was born 1974 Balkhab District, of Sar-e-Pul Province. (Other source says in Shiberghan) He currently lives in Kabul City (2012)  Balkhabi finished his primary and secondary education at the Said Jamaluddin School in Balkhab district of Sar-i-Pul in 1995. He earned a master’s degree in Islamic Religious Studies from Qum University in Iran in 2001.

Balkhabi is a member of the Wahdat Merdumi Party and fought against the Taliban. He is close to Mohaqiq. During the jihad, Balkhabi was a judge and supervisor of Balkhab district, as well as communication officer and member of the jihadi Provincial Council in Sar-i-Pul.

Balkhabi has been involved in the establishment of libraries, schools, cultural associations and Islamic studies courses. He served as head of the Balkhab Scholars Council, the imam of a mosque, and manager of the Ayatullah Muhaqiq Kabuli Office in Balkhab. He is close to Hezb-e-Wahdat Islami Mardom Afghanistan

Commission (2012): Justice, Administrative Reform and the Fight against Corruption

Balkhabi is married and has seven children.

He speaks Dari, Pashtu and Arabic.

Last Modified 2012-07-31
Established 2010-10-27