The mastermind Ustad Zabiullah Khan is the man who sacrificed himself to let the sun of democracy and freedom shine from the Balkh sky. He is the man who re-made Balkh history once again, and the man who taught every Balkhi resident honesty, faithfulness, defensibility, loyalty, compassion, cooperation, conscientiousness, patriotism and generosity.A Short Biography of
Ustad Zabiullah Khan
He received many recommendations during the Russia invasion from Ahmad Shah Massoud and became known as the most active leader in Balkh city while fighting against the Soviets and later Al Qaeda-Taliban.
Today, Balkh Province is the only city where people have electricity and hundreds of schools have been established for the girls and a central University was also built. Students also enjoy visiting a new built modern library . Balkh is the only province in Afghanistan that women are shopkeepers. Governor Atta is an outspoken advocate for women’s rights including ending all types of violence against women and supporting women as a key resource in the development and reconstruction of the country.