Achakzai takes oath as Balochistan Governor

June 13, 2013 Off By Web Desk

QUETTA: Muhammad Khan Achakzai took oath Balochistan Governor here Thursday afternoon. Chief Justice Balochistan High Court Qazi Faez Isa administered oath at a simple but impressive ceremony.

Muhammad Khan Achakzai is a retired bureaucrat and brother of PMAP Chairman Mahmud Khan Achakzai.

Oath taking ceremony was attended by Chief Minister Dr Abdul Malik Baloch, Speaker Balochistan Assembly Jan Muhammad Jamali, MPAs, Balochistan Chief Secretary Babar Yaqoob Fateh Muhammad, IG FC Major General Obedullah Khattak, IG Police Mushtaq Ahmed Sukhera, leaders and workers of political parties.

He is at home in English, Urdu, Persian besides mother tongue Pashto.

Administration had sealed all the roads leading to Governor House in a bid to avert any untoward incident. Security personnel in large numbers were also deployed at Zarghoon road, Hockey chowk, Civil Secretariat and GPO Chowk.