Barakzai, Obaidullah Hajji Barikzai killed 20190323
|Name||Barakzai, Obaidullah Hajji Barikzai killed 20190323|
|Date of birth||1959|
|Function/Grade||Ex Wolesi Jirga Member|
|History and Biodata||
Haji Obaidullah Barakzai
2. Previous Functions:
Barikzai was a jihadi commander in the war years. After 2001, he became a military commander in Kandahar. He worked as district governor of Khas Urozgan district? Chora District in Uruzgan province in 2006. Barikzai has been a tribal elder and worked as head of the Department of Tribes and Borders – both in Urozgan province – from 2007 to 2010, when he ran for parliament.
Barikzai is a member of Hezb-e-Islami Afghanistan, a party he joined in 1982, and a member of the Saba (“dawn”) Parliamentary group
Commission (2012): Complaints and Petitions (Chair 2011 & 2012)
Obaidullah Barikzai was killed in an attack by unknown armed men in neighboring Kandahar province on Saturday Mar 23, 2019. He was attacked in Kandahar’s PD6 by unknown armed men.
He is married and has twenty-five children.
Pashto and he also speaks Dari, English and Arabic