Afghan Biographies

Hemat, Haji Sahib Rahman

Name Hemat, Haji Sahib Rahman
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth
Function/Grade Ex-MNA MP
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions:
killed Wolesi Jirga Member 2005 MNA MP Kunar

3. Biodata:
Haji Sahib Rahman Hemat was killed: On November 6, 2007, a terrorist carried out a suicide bombing in the Baghlan province of Afghanistan that deliberately targeted a delegation of 18 members of the Wolesi Jirga, the directly elected chamber of the National Assembly of Afghanistan. After the bombing, six Wolesi Jirga members lay dead: Sayed Mustafa Kazemi, Chair of the Economic Commission of the Wolsi Jirga and former Minister of Commerce, Engineer Abdul Matin, a member from the province of Helmland, Sibgatullah Zaki, a member from the province of Takhar, Haji Sahib Rahman Hemat, a member from the province of Kunar, Nazik Mir Sarferaz, a member from the Kunduz province, and Mohammad Arif Zarif, a member from Kabul.

Last Modified 2011-04-15
Established 2009-10-22