Afghan Biographies

Qari Bakhtiar


Name Qari Bakhtiar
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Provincial Governor Baghlan
History and Biodata

1. Former Governors of Baghlan:
Faqir Mohammad Mamozai,
Engineer Mohammad Omar (2003),
Juma Khan Hamdard (20050206),
Mohammad Alam Rasikh (20060718),
Sayyed Ikramuddin (20060726), Muhammad Alam Ishaqzai (20071108),
Abdul Jabbar Haqbin (200801),
Haji Mohammad Akbar Barakzai (ninth Governor since 2001) (20090112 - 20100500),
Abdul Majid Munshi (20100400 - 20120919)
Sultan Mohammad Ebadi (20120920-20151007)
Abdul Sattar Bariz (20151008) sacked (20170306)
Abdul Qayyum Niazi, acting governor of Baghlan (20170429)
Abdul Hai Nemati (20170706-20190407)
Ahmad Farid Baseem (20190408, 20190916 resigned)
Mustafa Mohsini (20200200) Dr. Abdullah appointed Governor
Abdul Qadeem Niazi Abdul Qadim Niazi (20190916, 20200706)
MajGen Taj Mohammad Jahid Taj Muhammad Jahed (20200707)
Haji Mohammad Akbar Barakzai (20201209)
Qari Bakhtiar (20211107)

Spokesman for provincial administration:
Mahmoud Haqmal (20100915),
Sharafuddin (20110405)
Jaweed Basharat Javid Basharat Javed Basharat (20150727)
Mahmud Haqmal (20160815)
Engineer Sabghatullah Omari, spokesman for the governor of Baghlan (20211025)

Deputy Provincial Governor:
Mohammad Qadim Khan (20130328, 20140107)
Abdul Qadim Niazi (20190916) caretaker Governor
Mohammad Idris (20211107)
Head of the Baghlan Women’s Affairs Department:
Mrs. Rahima Zarifi (20111130)
Acting Director of Women’s Affairs: Mrs. Tahira Fazil (20130703)
Mrs. Khadija Yaqin (20131125, 20200214)
Provincial education department director:
Sayed Mansor (20110916, 20120603)
Ghulam Muhiuddin Paikan (2016, 20170419) survived an armed attack on Wednesday, Apr 19, 2017.
Director of Baghlan health department:
Dr. Muhebullah Habib,  Dr. Habibullah Mohib Dr. Habibullah Habibi, Dr.Mohibullah Habib, Health Department Director (20181129, 20200131, 20201126, 20210407)

Deputy Director : Haleem Ghafoori Dr. Abdul Halim Ghafari (20150602, 20180922) 

Provincial natural disaster chief:
Mohammad Naser Kuhzad, Mohammad Nasir Kohzada Mohammad Nasim Kohzad Mohammad Nasir Kohzad (20110812, 20120516, 20140608, 20151028, 20170206)
Information and Culture Department of Baghlan:
Sayed Abdullah Sadat (acting head) (20160615)

Provincial Traffic department Head:
Captn. Mohammad Karim (20110530),
Latif Khan, deputy chief (20100208),

Provincial  irrigation and agriculture of department Head:
Mohammad Nabi Raofi Raufi (20110516)

Provincial Department Head of Counter Narcotics:
Najibullah Ahmadi (20110622)

Public Works Director
Haji Mohammad (20120109)
Rural rehabilitation director:
Eng. Shafiqullah Alamyar (20131229)
Director of Baghlan’s Cultural Heritages department:
Karim Dad Rahimi (20160615)
Terrorism head of Baghlan security directorate:
Nazifullah Khorami (20151201)
Economy directorate:

Eng. Mohamood Wahedi (20180128)  The Modern Planning Program (MPP) was launched by economy directorate of Baghlan (20180126)
Head of Afghan Red Crescent in Baghlan:
Dr. Jaan Musazai (20211210)


 

Some local officials in Baghlan province, wishing anonymity, said the government’s governor, Abdul Qadim Niazai was normally performing his job in the governor’s house. Nooriali Akbar, spokesman of Mustafa Mohsini, the governor appointed by Dr. Abdullah's Stability and Partnership team, said Mohsini was in Pul-i-Khumri, meeting people there about his future plans. Without giving details, he said Abdullah was elected president and all governors in future will be appointed by his team.(20200310)


 

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