Malik Kakar made new governor of Balochistan – Pakistan
QUETTA: President Arif Alvi has appointed Balochistan Nationwide Get together (BNP-Mengal) chief Malik Abdul Wali Khan Kakar as the brand new governor of Balochistan, says an official notification issued right here on Friday.
The notification mentioned that the President made the appointment of the governor on the recommendation of the prime minister in accordance with Articles 48(1) and 101 of the Structure.
The brand new governor of Balochsitan shall be administered the oath of his workplace by Balochistan Excessive Courtroom Chief Justice Naeem Akhtar Afghan on Saturday afternoon on the Governor Home.
Former governor Syed Zahoor Ahmed Agha resigned in April last year after the PTI authorities was eliminated by way of a no-confidence movement tabled by the Pakistan Democratic Motion and its allied events.
Balochistan Meeting Speaker Mir Jan Muhammad Khan Jamali had been performing duties of the workplace of the governor because the performing governor for the final 10 months.
Mr Kakar is the son of Malik Abdul Ali Kakar, who was a senior chief of defunct Nationwide Awami Get together of Balochistan.
Born in 1956, Mr Kakar is affiliated with the Balochistan Nationwide Get together (BNP-Mengal). He was elected the senior vp of the get together twice.
He did his grasp’s in Sociology from the College of Balochistan and began his political profession from Pushtoon College students Organisation and remained in jail for 5 years through the martial legislation of Ziaul Haq for collaborating in pupil politics.
He remained within the Pakistan Nationwide Get together of Mir Ghous Bakhsh Bizenjo alongside together with his father for a while and later joined the Balochistan Nationwide Get together when Sardar Ataullah Mengal shaped his get together.
Printed in Daybreak, March 4th, 2023