Afghan Biographies

Rashidi, Din Mohammad Mubariz

Name Rashidi, Din Mohammad Mubariz
Ethnic backgr. Pashtun
Date of birth 1976
Function/Grade ex Minister
History and Biodata

2. Previous Functions:
In-charge of the publication unit of the Ministry of Information, Culture and Youth,
Member of the supreme council for the Journalist support fund (2006),
Deputy Minister Information, Culture, Youth Affairs (2005, 20120922-20131214),
acting Minister of Counter Narcotics (20131113)
Minister of Counter Narcotics (20131225-20140930)
Acting Minister of Counter Narcotics (20141001)

3. Biodata:
rashidi_mubarizDeen Din Mohammad Mubariz Rashidi  Mubarez Rashedi Mobariz Rasheedi Mubarez Rashidi was apparently proposed by Hezb-e Mardom-e Wahdat led by Muhammad Mohaqqeq. This party was frequently given the right to nominate a candidate for this cabinet post, like previous incumbents Enayatullah Qasemi and Nematullah Ehsan Jawed and the last but rejected candidate for the post, Muhammadullah Batash. Rashidi has higher (religious) education from Qom (Iran).

A journalist support fund was established by the Acting Minister for Culture and Youths Affairs on 2 July 2006 [11, Saratan, 1385]. According to Din Mohammad Mobariz Rashidi, Deputy Minister for Publications, Ministry of Culture and Youth Affairs, and a member of the supreme council for the fund, it will be a ‘welfare’ fund and the supreme council will be governed by an independent structure.

Din Mohammad Mubariz was confirmed as counter-narcotics minister after receiving 166 confidence votes, 51 no confidence votes, 11 invalid votes and 3 blank votes.(20131225)


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