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Prime Ministers of Pakistan

The Prime Minister of Pakistan is the political leader and head of government of the country, and is responsible for nominating the rest of the government, chairing Cabinet meetings and deciding when to call general elections for the National Assembly. The office of prime minister was created immediately after the establishment of Pakistan by the Indian Independence Act 1947.

Name Took Office Left Office
Shahid Khaqan Abbasi 1 August 2017 Currently Presiding
  Muhammad Nawaz Sharif 5 June 2013  28 July 2017
 Mir Hazar Khan Khoso  25 March 2013  5 June 2013
 Raja_Pervez_Ashraf  22 June 2012  24 March 2013
   Yousaf Raza Gillani  25 March 2008  19 June 2012
   Muhammad Mian Soomro  16 November 2007  24 March 2008
 Shaukat Aziz 28 August 2004 15 November 2007
Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain 30 June 2004 26 August 2004
 Zafarullah Khan Jamali  23 November 2002  26 June 2004
 Nawaz Sharif  17 February 1997  12 October 1999
Malik Meraj Khalid 5 November 1996 17 February 1997
Benazir Bhutto 19 October 1993 5 November 1996
Moeenuddin Ahmad Qureshi 18 July 1993 19 October 1993
Nawaz Sharif 26 May 1993 18 July 1993
Balakh Sher Mazari 18 April 1993 26 May 1993
Benazir Bhutto 2 December 1988 6 August 1990
Muhammad Khan Junejo 24 March 1985 29 May 1988
Zulfikar Ali Bhutto 14 August 1973 5 July 1977
Nurul Amin 7 December 1971 20 December 1971
Ayub Khan 24 October 1958 28 October 1958
Feroz Khan Noon 16 December 1957 7 October 1958
Ibrahim Ismail Chundrigar 17 October 1957 16 December 1957
Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy 12 September 1956 17 October 1957
Chaudhry Muhammad Ali[ 12 August 1955 12 September 1956
Muhammad Ali Bogra 17 April 1953 12 August 1955
  Khawaja Nazimuddin 17 October 1951 17 April 1953
  Liaquat Ali Khan 14 August 1947 16 October 1951
(assassinated)