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sitting in a hostel room after the mess night: from left, Shafqat Mehmood (customs), Rana Mahboob (then Accounts, now resigned), Teepu Mahabet Khan (DMG), Malik Afzal (police), Nasir Mahmood (customs), Arif Khan (DMG), Hamid Haroon (Cantonments) and
Taken: Mar 16, 2012
An unknown guest speaker with the DG Civil Services Academy Mr. Manzoor Elahi (later caretaker Chief Minister Punjab) and Javed Sadiq Malik, then the Deputy Director DMG and now Federal Ombudsman
At the mess night: from right: Nadeem Dar (income tax), Khusro Pervez (DMG), myself, Shahid Nadeem Baloch (police), Mumtaz Changezi (Customs), ??, Riaz (police); standing at far end Arif Husain, and sitting behind Ashfaq Umrani (DMG)
The long line of trainee officers undergoing familiarization with field revenue work at Thokar Niaz Baig... recognizable (from right) Khusro Pervez, Sardar Rahim, Tariq Zaman, late Nadir Memon, Naseer Jamali, Abdur Razzaq Qureshi, Prince Abbas Khan,
Sitting in the mess at Walton; from the left, Imtiaz Shah, Shaukat (Customs), Syed Asif (Police), Malik Afzal (police), myself, ?, Mubashir Raza (DMG)
My dear friend Zulfiqar Kazmi standing in front of a wall sign announcing the business of an astrologer by the same name (on the road to Abbotabad, 1985)
At the marriage of the late Naseem Ghani (DMG 9th common, then serving as asst Commissioner Kakar Khurasan, Zhob where I too landed after my training), Tahir Raza (side towards the camera), Hasan Iqbal, later DMG, Ahmed Saeed Siddiqi, Income Tax, Khw
Standing in front of the Mall Road Campus hostel, from the left, Imtiaz Shaikh, Athar Sial, Khusro Pervez, Khizer Hayat Khan and Ataullah Baloch
Standing on the Mall in Murree (when in Islamabad to appear for the Final Passing Out Examinations 1986); from the left, Pir Baksh Jamali, Capt Khalid Pervez, Shahrukh Arbab, ?, myself, Tahir Raza Naqvi, Khalid Masood, DMG, 12th common
Standing in front of the main Admin Block at the Civil Services Academy. From the left, myself, Mubasshair Raza (now Joint Secretary Estab Division), Ali Salaman Abbasi, now Collector Customs Lahore, Late Brig. Zafar Masood, then Director Administra
Standing in front of the Hale Manoa - the residential facility of the East West Center, Honolulu, where I was a degree fellow (1998-99)
Standing with Tahir Raza Naqvi at Sui - the famous gas field of Pakistan which gives its name to the popular Urdu word for natural gas (where Tahir was the Sub-Divisional Magistrate)
Syed Akif with the late Nawab Akber Bugti, the grand old man of Balochistan, at his Quetta home (1991).
Somewhere in Kila Saifullah district of Balochistan Abu Akif, Political Agent with his team - Abdul Mannan, the driver and two police guards (sorry forgot their names); the PA's jeep - KSF-1 or Kila Saifullah One - something like Airforce One in the
At the helipad - probably at Skardu - prior to our flight to Gilgit; a Puma helicopter can be seen in the background; I am on extreme right
this photograph is from February 1993 when the police is giving me an honor guard on the occasion of my departure from Kila Saifullah, Balochistan where I served as Political Agent (Nov 1991-Feb 1993).
Gul Kach where this picture was taken is the border post between Balochistan and South Waziristan (which begins right after the green gate posts seen here). when posted in Zhob (1986) I went there with the Political Agent Zhob Maj (Retd) Fazil Durra
This is from 1984 when I spent three months on training with the Pakistan Army; I am standing third from left (in a tall wool cap); this is a post right on the Line of Control at 15,000 plus feet height (the Indian post was about 500 meters away and
this photograph comes from my drawing room in Madinah Munawwarah; I am in the middle while Mr. Zafarullah Jamali - later to be Prime Minister of Pakistan - is second from the left
Receiving the then Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif at Loralai, probably 1991 or 92?
In the protocol lineup for President Leghari at Madinah airport. Shaking hands with the President is Sahibzada while the PIA Manager at Madinah - probably Mr. Soomro - is waiting. Behind me are Shahzaman (Press Attache) and Mr. Hafeez (Labour Attac
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