Cultural, Historical and Social Sector




Reparation and reconstruction of historical sites from the perspective of preserving the historical authenticity and the cultural and artistic texts of previous generations, is different from other construction matters, the process of studying and documenting is considered essential by preserving the symbol of ancient history and inclining the authentic identity of the life of the past to the generations of today and tomorrow.

The Ministry of Urban Development and Land is repairing and reconstructing 47 historical sites, the mosque, and center for social and cultural affairs has started, hence the work of 7 historical sites are in process which includes reparation and reconstruction of Pol Kheshti mosque and Bagh Bala palace in Kabul, Haram Srai in Kandahar, Herat mosque and constructing of the memorial Flag on Wazir Akbar Khan hill, cemetery of parliament martyrs in Kabul, and the construction of the mosque of holy Herqa in Badakhshan is under work, which will be completed soon. Consequently, 9 projects of reparation and reconstruction of historical sites in different provinces of the country are soon to be finished. Moreover, 8 projects are in the phase of studying, designing and planning.    

Acting Minister of Urban Development and Land

1 month 2 weeks ago

We hold ourselves accountable to our God, the Muslim nation and our country, and we consider it our duty to work for urban development, economic and social development and environmental protection. We are committed and have begun our efforts to transform the Ministry of Urban Development and Land into a service and responsive ministry that will always work for the implementation of development and welfare projects and provide transparency, incentives and employment opportunities in this area.

Mr. Hamdullah Nomani