Abdul Kadir Shaikh

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Abdul Kadir Shaikh
13th Governor of Sindh
In Governing office
6 July 1977 17 September 1978
President Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq
Personal details
Born 1926
Pano Akil
Died March 27, 2008(2008-03-27) (aged 82)
Karachi, Pakistan

Abdul Kadir Shaikh (Urdu : عبد القادر شیخ) (19262008) was a Pakistani politician who was the 13th governor of Sindh [1] [2] from 6 July 1977 to 17 September 1978. [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] He was born in 1926 and died on 27 March 2008. [8]

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Early life

Shaikh was born in 1926 in Pano Akil. [3]


He died on 27 March 2008 following catching Disease Illness.

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