Anwari, Sayed Hussain died in India because of cancer
|Anwari, Sayed Hussain died in India because of cancer
|Date of birth
|Ex Wolesi Jirga Member
|History and Biodata
Said Hussain Anwari
He used to also be the Chief Military Commander of Harrakat-e-Islami e Afghanistan (Islamic Movement of Afghanistan). An ethnic Sayed Hazara from Ghowrband, Parwan Province, he is politically aligned with Harakat-e Ingilab Islami of Ayatullah Muhsini. Having received formal training in Kabul at the Teacher’s Training College, he worked for the Helmand Construction Company until 1978 and served as the Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and part of a 10-member shura between 1992 and 1995. He then served as Minister of Agriculture from 2001 through 2005. He is considered a moderate who supports the disarmament program. Public Prosecution Department says a commission is to be set up to investigate corruption cases attributed to Anwari and others. (20100315). Later without mentioning names, the Public Prosecution Department says it has given up on its investigation of dossiers attributed to three former Cabinet members. Analysts say the dossiers belong to Sediqa Balkhi, Obaidula Ramin and Sayed Hussain Anwari.
Commission (2012): International Affairs
The Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs on 20131019 introduced eight individuals to Wolesi Jirga to replace seven members standing down in the run up to the April 5, 2014 elections and one deceased female lawmaker.They replaced resigning MPs including Syed Ishaq Gillani, Syed Hussain Anwari, Abdul Rab Rassoul Sayyaf, Mohammad Mohaqqiq, Shah Abdul Ahad Afzali, Syed Hussain Alami Balkhi, Ibrahim Qasmi and deceased female lawmaker from western Herat, Shehnaz Himmati, who has died in a road crash in neighbouring Iran.(20131019)
Syed Hussain Anwari was travelling in the Seyah Gard district of Parwan when he came under a bomb attack but was unharmed. The blast took place Ghorban valley at 5pm when Anwari was passing through Somanchi area. Anwari has recently endorsed Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai in the June 14 runoff presidential election. (20140608)
Anwari speaks Dari and Pashtu.
He is married to two wifes and has six daughters and five sons.