Afghan Biographies

Babakarkhil, Leyaqatullah Babakarkhel

Name Babakarkhil, Leyaqatullah Babakarkhel
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1976
Function/Grade Ex Meshrano Jirga Member 2018 MP MNA Khost apponted
History and Biodata

Leyaqatullah Babakarkhil
Phone: 0798111666

2. Previous Funktions:
Wolesi Jirga Member 2005 MP MNA Khost
Wolesi Jirga Member 2010 MP MNA Khost reelected
Meshrano Jirga Member 2018 MP MNA Khost appointed (2018)
3. Biodata:
Babakarkhil_LeyaqatullahLeyaqatullah Babakarkhil is the son of Faiz Mohammad Khan. He was born in 1976 in the Bak district of Khost province. Babakarkhil graduated from Adib High School in Pakistan in 2005. He has worked for NGOs including a shelter organization. He was deputy of the Youth Union in Khost province. He has also been involved in mediations between different tribes in the province.

Babakarkhil was elected to parliament in 2005 with 9,138 votes. During this term, he was a member of the Budget Commission.

Leyaqatullah Babakarkhail, Liaqatullah Babakerkhil is an independent Wolesi Jirga 2010 member.

Commission (2012): Finance, Budget, Public Accounts and Banking Affairs

The National Directorate of Security (NDS) and the Attorney General Office (AGO) in a joint statement claimed arresting three senators for allegedly receiving bribe in the Hairatan Port of northern Balkh province. It is Mohammad Azeem Qoyash, Mohammad Anwar Bashleq and Liqatullah Babakarkehl.(20201228)

President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai dismissed Mohammad Anwar Bashliq and Liyaqatullah Babakarkhel, who were president-appointed senators, over substantiated bribery charges.(20201229)

He is married and has one son and five daughters.

He speaks Pashtu, Dari, English and Urdu.

Last Modified 2020-12-29
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