Elected from Nimroz, Votes: 3480
Farida Hamedi, daughter of Abdul Razaq, is born in 1967 in Zeranj District of Nimroz province. Her mother language is Balochi but she speaks Dari and English as well. Hamedi completed her primary education at Mirwais Hotaki School in Kabul, and her secondary education at Gawari School in Kabul. She graduated from Soraya High School in Kabul in 1983. She achieved her diploma from the Sayed Jamaluddin Teacher Training Institute in Kabul in 1985. Hamedi taught science at underground girls’ schools in Kabul from 1986 throughout the Taliban regime. She later became the head of the Department of Women’s Affairs in Nimroz--- a position she held for eight years--- from 2001 to 2009. Hamedi participated in the Emergency Loya Jirga in 2002, the Constitutional Loya Jirga in 2003 and the Peace Jirga in 2010.
Elected from:Nimroz, Votes: 3369
Frishta Amini is the daughter of Dr. Solayman and is born in 1975 in Zeranj District of Nimroz Province. Amini speaks Dari. She finished her primary and secondary education at the Den WA Danish High School in Iran in 1993. She earned her bachelor degree in Laboratory Science from Mazendaran University, Iran in 2009. Amini spent 32 years in Iran during the war. After returning to Afghanistan, she ran a diagnostic clinic in Zaranj city and served as a laboratory doctor for two years. 235
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