Alizai is a Tehsil headquarters in Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan, its Markaz is Alizai town.
It is located on the Latitude of 33.32° North and Longitude of 70.20° East. It is located near the Durand Line border with Afghanistan. There are three places named Alizai in the Kurram Agency, but this article refers to Alizai in the Lower Kurram Agency.
The Alizai Tehsil boundaries start from Sakhi Ahmadshah in northwest to Chapri at the bottom of Kurram.
It is Tehsil headquarters of Kurram Agency.
Kurram Valley Division:
Kurram Valley is divided into three tehsils.
It is considered a peaceful place in the Kurram Agency although some civil unrest took place recently.
The British Govt maintained detention facilities in Alizai, Pakistan at 1930s.it is second oldest tehsil to parachinar in kurram agency.
Alizai is a Pashtun tribe indigenous to southern Afghanistan and northern Pakistan. It belongs to the Panjpai confederation of the larger Durrani tribe of Ahmad Shah Durrani.