Afghan Biographies

Dostum, Rahila Mrs.


Name Dostum, Rahila Mrs.
Ethnic backgr. Uzbek
Date of birth
Function/Grade Meshrano Jirga Member 2021 MP MNA Faryab appointed
History and Biodata

2. Previous Function:
Head of Dostum Foundation
Meshrano Jirga Member 2018 MP MNA faryab appointed (20210110)

3. Biodata:
Mrs. Rahila Dostum daughter of Abdul Rashid Dostum and his wife Khadija was the first born child. President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai introduced Rahila Dostum as a member of the Meshrano Jirga (Upper House of Parliament). Ghani has cultivated new friendships with some of his critics in order to avoid an interim government and to stay in power.

Rahila Dostum was a replacement to Sara Surkhabi, a former selected senator.(20210117)


Her father Abdul Rashid Dostum was married to his first wife Khadija Dostuma Popolazi woman, who passed away. The couple has two Daughters, Rahila, Ayjemal and two boys Batur and Yar. He has a second wife who lives in Tashkent and Sheberghan. With her has four sons and four daughters who live in Ankara, Turkey.

Last Modified 2021-01-17
Established 2021-01-10