Afghan Biographies

Menapal, Dawa Khan

Name Menapal, Dawa Khan
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Ex Deputy to the President's Spokesperson
History and Biodata

Dawa Khan Meenapal
Mob: 0093700320093

2. Previous Functions:
Journalist Radio Azadi
Head of Information and Culture of Kandahar province (20150429)
Deputy to the President's Spokesperson (20160403-20180531)

3. Biodata:
Dawa Khan Meenapal Minapal Dawa Khan Mena Pal has completed his higher education in the field of law and political science in Kabul University. He was serving as journalist in Radio Azadi besides serving as head of Information and Culture of Kandahar province.
Taliban militants who had kidnapped Dawa Khan Menapal of Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, and Aziz Popal, who worked for a local TV station in Kandahar have released them after three days in captivity.  (20081130)

Dawa Khan Meenapal had announced his resignation to take part in the upcoming 2018 elections.

Meenapal posted a statement on his official Facebook page on Tuesday May 29, 2018, stating that he will run for the parliamentary elections on behalf of the Nomads.


Last Modified 2018-05-31
Established 2016-04-28