List of chief ministers of Balochistan
The Chief Minister of Balochistan is elected by the Provincial Assembly of the Balochistan to serve as the head of the provincial government in Balochistan, Pakistan. The position had been held by Jam Kamal Khan in 2018 elections.
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|Chief Minister of Balochistan|
|Member of||Provincial Assembly of Balochistan|
Cabinet of Balochistan
|Residence||Chief Minister House|
|Appointer||Provincial Assembly of Balochistan|
|Term length||Five years|
|Constituting instrument||Constitution of Pakistan|
|Inaugural holder||Ataullah Mengal|
|Formation||August 23, 1947; 71 years ago|
Chief ministers of Balochistan
|№||Name of Chief Minister||Entered office||Left office||Political party|
|1||Ataullah Mengal||1 May 1972||13 February 1973||National Awami Party|
|—||Governor's rule||13 February 1973||27 April 1973|
|2||Jam Ghulam Qadir Khan (1st time)||27 April 1973||31 December 1974||Pakistan Peoples Party|
|—||Governor's rule||31 December 1975||6 December 1976|
|3||Mohammad Khan Barozai||7 December 1976||5 July 1977||Pakistan Peoples Party|
|—||Governor's rule||5 July 1977||6 April 1985|
|2||Jam Ghulam Qadir Khan (2nd time)||6 April 1985||29 May 1988||Independent|
|4||Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali (1st time)||24 June 1988||24 December 1988||Islami Jamhoori Ittehad|
|—||Khuda Bux Marri (acting)||24 December 1988||5 February 1989||Balochistan High Court Judge|
|5||Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti||5 February 1989||7 August 1990||Balochistan National Party|
|—||Humayun Khan Marri (caretaker)||7 August 1990||17 November 1990|
|6||Taj Muhammad Jamali||17 November 1990||22 May 1993||Islami Jamhoori Ittehad|
|7||Zulfikar Ali Magsi (1st time)||30 May 1993||19 July 1993||Independent|
|—||Muhammad Naseer Mengal (caretaker)||19 July 1993||20 October 1993||Independent|
|7||Zulfikar Ali Magsi (2nd time)||20 October 1993||9 November 1996||Independent|
|—||Mir Zafarullah Khan Jamali (caretaker; 2nd time)||9 November 1996||22 February 1997||Independent|
|8||Akhtar Mengal||22 February 1997||29 July 1998||Balochistan National Party|
|9||Mir Jan Mohammad Jamali||13 August 1998||12 October 1999||Independent|
|—||Governor's rule||12 October 1999||1 December 2002||Independent|
|10||Jam Mohammad Yousaf||1 December 2002||19 November 2007||Pakistan Muslim League (Q)|
|—||Mohammad Saleh Bhutani (caretaker)||19 November 2007||8 April 2008|
|11||Nawab Aslam Raisani||9 April 2008||14 January 2013||Pakistan Peoples Party|
|—||Governor's rule||14 January 2013||13 March 2013|
|12||Nawab Aslam Raisani||13 March 2013||23 March 2013||Pakistan Peoples Party|
|—||Ghous Bakhsh Barozai (caretaker)||23 March 2013||7 June 2013|
|13||Abdul Malik Baloch||7 June 2013||23 December 2015||National Party|
|14||Sanaullah Khan Zehri||24 December 2015||9 January 2018||PML-N|
|15||Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo||13 January 2018||7 June 2018||PML-Q|
|—||Alauddin Marri (caretaker)||7 June 2018||18 August 2018|
|16||Jam Kamal Khan||19 August 2018||Incumbent||BAP|
- Governor of Balochistan
- Government of Balochistan
- Chief Secretary Balochistan
- Provincial Assembly of Balochistan
- List of Chief Ministers in Pakistan
- List of Governors of Pakistan
- List of Chief Ministers of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
- List of Chief Ministers of Punjab (Pakistan)
- List of Chief Ministers of Sindh
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