Zahoor Agha Sworn In As Governor Balochistan
Chief Justice Balochistan High Court (BHC), Mr. Justice Jamal Khan Mandokhail taking oath from newly appointed Governor Balochistan, Syed Zahoor Agha

Zahoor Agha sworn in as Governor Balochistan

Manan Mandokhail :

Syed Zahoor Agha has sworn in as the Governor of Balochistan on Friday evening. Chief Justice Balochistan High Court (BHC), Mr. Justice Jamal Mandokhail administered oath to the newly appointed governor of the province. Mr. Agha was surrounded by workers of the Pakistan Tehrik e Insaf (PTI) on the occasion.

Chief Minister Balochistan, Jam Kamal Khan, provincial ministers, high-level civil and military officials attended the oath-taking ceremony. President of Pakistan Arif Alvi had appointed Mr. Agha as the Governor of Balochistan after the resignation of Justice (R) Amanullah Khan Yaseenzai.

“Development and prosperity of Balochistan is my objective”, Governor

“Development and prosperity of Balochistan is my objective”, Governor Balochistan told reporters. He said, “I will play a crucial role in ensuring a better relationship between province and center”.

Mr. Agha noted that there was no good relationship between the province and the federal government in this past. “My aim is to represent the case of Balochistan”, the Governor mentioned.

The Governo said promotion of education was among his top priorities. He said as a chancellor of the universities he would work hard for the promotion of higher education in the province.

Syed Zahoor Agha is a staunch supporter of PM Imran Khan

Syed Zahoor Agha is one of the founding members of the ruling Pakistan Tehrik e Insaf (PTI) in Balochistan. Agha had joined the party more than 15 years ago. He is considered to be one of the staunch supporters of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Agha has also experience 20 years of in the flour mills association and steel mills association Balochistan.

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