Shahi joined the Indian Civil Services (ICS) via All India Competitive Examinations, in 1944 and was assigned to Sindh province. He served in various positions in the province including Constitutional Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister (1947–48) and District Magistrate Thatta (1949–51).
Early Career as an Ambassodor
He opted for the Foreign Service of Pakistan in 1951 and played a prominent role in formulation of foreign policy right from the early years of Pakistan's creation. He was part of various delegations to United Nations during the 1950s and 1960s and served with A.S. Bokhari (known as Patras Bokhari), Sir Muhammad Zafrulla Khan and Prince Aly Khan (father of Prince Karim Aga Khan and Pakistan's permanent representative to UN).
Shahi served as Counsellor in the Pakistan Embassy in Washington from 1955-58. He was... Read More