Afghan Biographies

Hayat, Rafi


Name Hayat, Rafi
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Kandahar Mayor
History and Biodata

1. Former Kandahar Mayors:
Mohammad Mussa Zamary Usman (2005-2007)
Ghulam Haider Hamidi (killed 200602 - 20110727 )
Muhammad Nasim Naseem, Interim Mayor (20110813)
Qazi Mohammad Omar (20111024, 20150528)
Eng. Rokhan Walasmal, Rokhan Olasmal (20151000, 20160503, 20170411, 20180421)
Rafi Hayat (20190620)

Deputy Mayors:
Azizullah Yarmal (killed 20100419),
Noor Ahmad Nazari (killed 20101004),
Hajji Mohammad Nassim. (20110604)  Previous Functions: Head First sub-District Department, Kandahar City Municipality, (20101230) Interim Mayor (20110813)

Mohammad Nasim Rezaee (20140320) injured in a explosion at the Shah Agha mausoleum in Khakrez (20140321)
Director of Culture and Information Department:
Abdul Qadim Patyal (20120214)


2. Previous Function:

HM Revenue & Customs (2002 - 2006)

Serious Organised Crime Agency (20116 - 2010)
Assistant Professor Kandahar University (2013 - 20190620)
Kandahar Mayor (20190620)
3. Biodata:
Rafi Hayat went to Albironi Highschool (1993 - 2000). Therafter he studied at Kandahar University and was awarded B.Eng, Civil Engineering (2009 - 2013). He is a Master’s graduate from Asian Instutute of Technology, Urban Environmental Management (UEM, 2018), School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) (2016 - 2018)

Last Modified 2020-07-04
Established 2019-09-23