Afghan Biographies

Baloch, Mohammad Naeem Gen


Name Baloch, Mohammad Naeem Gen
Ethnic backgr. Baloch
Date of birth 1951
Function/Grade Ex Governor
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions Gen Naeem Baloch Mohammad Naem Balooch:

1975: graduated as second lieutenant and carried out duty as weapon facilities officer in eight Brigades until 1978 August 27th

after that abandoned the formal duty and begian jihad and stood in the same field until 1991.

1991: carried out duty as police commander for Nimroz province.

proceeded to the completion ground. (1995-2001)
NDS director for Nimrooz, Ghoor and Helmand provinces.
From (2002-2009)

Deputy Director national security Directorate (2009 to 2011)
Chairman of Bord high public function for national security Directorate (2011-2012 October)
Provincial Governor Helmand (20120920, 20130607-2015)

3. Biodata:

Maj. Gen. Mohammad Naeem Balouch, son of Habibullah, Grandfather Name Shah Dost,  was born in Zaranj city of Nimroz province in 1951.
He got primary education in Nimroz and had gotten his BA from the military academy. After being graduated as lieutenant, Naeem worked at eight military division until 1978.
Later he landed his job and started his struggle against the soviet occupation.
He acted as police chief of Nimroz between 1992 to 1995. He fought against the Taliban 1995 till 2001. He also worked as intelligence chief of Nimroz, Ghor and Helmand provinces from 2002 to 2009.
Balouch worked as operational deputy at National Directorate of Security (NDS) from 2009 to 2011, as director for the high board of regulations at NDS from 2011 to 2012.
He is governor of Helmand since 2012 until now and he has the membership of Itihad-i-Islami party during Jihad and was a general commander of the party for Nimroz, Farah and Herat provinces. General Naeem Baloch has great working experience and efficiency in administrative affairs and had therefore  been appointed as Provincial Governor of Helmand. He was a Jihadi commander during the 1980s and has previously served as Provincial Intelligence (NDS) chief of Helmand Province.

According to reports of a security official provincial governor Gen. Mohammad Naim Baloch and provincial security chief Abdul Nabi Elham escaped a life attempt attack in Helmand province. They were on their way to attend a session which was attended by a number of foreign ambassadors along with Zerar Ahmad Muqbil Afghan counter-narcotics minister.(20121120)

Balouch can speak Pashto and Dari languages.

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