Sardar Mir Balakh Sher Mazari
is the Chieftain (Tumandar
) and the Paramount Sardar
of the Mazari tribe
, which is situated on the tri-border area of Balochistan
provinces of Pakistan
. As the Chief of Mazaris he holds the title of Mir and also goes by the styles of Tumandar and Sardar. Mir Balakh Sher Mazari is the twenty second Sardar and the seventh Mir of Mazaris. He has one surviving brother Sherbaz Khan Mazari
who has played a prominent role in Pakistan politics.His grandson Mir Dost Mohammed mazari is a Pakistan peaples party parliamentarian MNA from Na 175 Rajanpur. He is also a parliamentary secretary for water and power.
He was born on 8 July 1928 to Mir Murad Buksh Khan Mazari
, the twenty first Sardar and the Sixth Mir of Mazaris. He ascended to the Mazari Chieftaincy in 1933 after the death of his father who only ruled for 9 months. Mir Murad Buksh Khan Mazari had earlier succeeded his elder brother Mir Dost Muhammad Khan Mazari
as the Chief. They were the sons of Mir Sher Muhammad Khan Mazari
, the Nineteenth Sardar and Fourth Mir of Mazaris.Mir Balakh Sher Mazari Younger brother sardar Sherjan Khan died in a Self shoot accedent in 1963.
Overview of His Life
Mir Balakh Sher Mazari, after the completion of his education from Aitchison College
in 1945 went on to live in Rojhan-Mazari
, from where he joined active politics in 1951. He has been elected Member of the Legislative Assembly, Member of the National Assembly and Member of the Provincial... Read More