Afghan Biographies

Itamadi, Mohammad Ibrahim

Name Itamadi, Mohammad Ibrahim
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Daikundi Provincial Afghan Millat Chief
History and Biodata

3. Biodata:
Mohammad Ibrahim Itamadi Etemadi Etimadi is the Afghan Milat Party Chief· in Daikundi Province. He stitched his lips together and went on fast against threats from former Jihadi commanders, ended his hunger strike on 20120521. He began his strike in front of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) local office three days ago. He ended his fast after a meeting with representatives from the governor's office and police headquarters.·Mohammad Hidayat, the governor's adviser who led the talks with the politician, said Itamadi had called off the strike after they assured him of security. He had to be hospitalised because of his deteriorating health condition. Itamadi said he had been receiving death threats from former jihadi commanders since early 2012. Despite lodging several complaints with local officials, they did not take any action, he alleged

Last Modified 2012-05-22
Established 2012-05-22