Ministry of Interior (Pakistan)
The Ministry of Interior (Urdu: وزارت داخلہ, abbreviated as MoI) is a Cabinet-level ministry of the Government of Pakistan, tasked and primarily responsible for implementing the internal policies, state security, administration of internal affairs involving the state, and assisting the government on territorial affairs of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), and insular areas of Provincially Administered Tribal Areas (PATA).
Seal of Government of Pakistan
|Formed||August 14, 1947|
|Jurisdiction||Federal Government of Pakistan|
|Headquarters||Block R, Pak Secretariat|
Islamabad, ICT, Pakistan. 44000.
|Deputy Minister responsible|
The ministry is led by the Interior Minister, the Minister of State for Interior and the Interior Secretary. The Interior Secretary is a Grade 22 officer whereas the Interior Minister is a leading member of the federal cabinet. The ministry is located in Islamabad and is currently led by Ijaz Ahmed Shah.
- Minister of Interior
- Minister of State for Interior
- Secretary of Interior
- Additional Secretary I
- Joint Secretary Administration
- Joint Secretary Political
- Additional Secretary II
- Joint Secretary Information & Communication Technology
- Joint Secretary Civil Armed Forces
- Additional Secretary III
- Joint Secretary Immigration & Nationality
- Joint Secretary Legal Affairs
- Additional Secretary I
Directorate General of Civil DefenceEdit
The Directorate General of Civil Defence provides civil defence and emergency services.
Immigration & PassportsEdit
Deal with all the issues of Pakistani citizenship, passports and visas.
Federal Investigation AgencyEdit
National Academy for Prisons AdministrationEdit
National Aliens Registration AuthorityEdit
National Counter Terrorism AuthorityEdit
Internal Counterterrorism Authority of Pakistan
National Crises Management CellEdit
NCMC is a primary domestic intelligence assessment and management institution.
National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA)Edit
NADRA regulates government databases and statistically manages the sensitive registration database of all the national citizens of Pakistan
National Police Academy of PakistanEdit
National Police Academy of Pakistan is a federal training centre for the senior officers of the civilian law enforcement agencies of Pakistan.
National Police BureauEdit
Exit Control ListEdit
Pakistan Coast GuardsEdit
Pakistan Rangers, SindhEdit
Frontier Corps, BalochistanEdit
Frontier Corps, KPKEdit
Gilgit Baltistan ScoutsEdit
List of Interior Ministers of PakistanEdit
|No.||Name of Interior Minister||Entered Office||Left Office|
|1||Fazl-ur-Rehman||August 15, 1947||May 8, 1948|
|2||Khwaja Shahabuddin||May 8, 1948||November 26, 1951|
|3||Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani||November 26, 1951||October 24, 1954|
|4||Iskander Mirza||October 24, 1954||August 7, 1955|
|5||A. K. Fazlul Huq||August 11, 1955||March 9, 1956|
|6||Abdus Sattar||March 17, 1956||September 12, 1956|
|7||Mir Ghulam Ali Talpur||September 12, 1956||March 18, 1958|
|8||Jalal-ud-din Jalal Baba||March 18, 1958||October 14, 1958|
|9||Zakir Husain||June 14, 1960||June 8, 1962|
|10||Khan Habibullah Khan Marwat||June 13, 1962||March 23, 1965|
|11||Ayub Khan||March 23, 1965||August 17, 1965|
|12||Chaudhry Ali Akbar Khan||August 17, 1965||November 30, 1966|
|13||V-Adm. Afzal Rahman Khan||December 5, 1966||March 25, 1969|
|14||Lt-Gen. Abdul Hamid Khan||April 15, 1969||August 3, 1969|
|15||Sardar Abdur Rashid Khan||August 4, 1969||February 22, 1971|
|16||Zulfikar Ali Bhutto||December 24, 1971||May 1, 1972|
|17||Abdul Qayyum Khan||May 13, 1972||January 13, 1977|
|18||Zulfikar Ali Bhutto||January 13, 1977||March 28, 1977|
|19||Air Marshal Inamul Haq Khan||January 14, 1978||July 5, 1978|
|20||Mahmoud Haroon||July 5, 1978||November 18, 1984|
|21||Lt Gen Sardar Farooq Shaukat Khan Lodi||January 22, 1985||March 23, 1985|
|22||Muhammad Khan Junejo||April 10, 1985||May 21, 1985|
|23||Muhammad Aslam Khan Khattak||May 22, 1985||March 29, 1987|
|24||Wasim Sajjad||March 29, 1987||July 28, 1987|
|25||Malik Naseem Ahmed Aheer||July 28, 1987||December 4, 1988|
|26||Aitzaz Ahsan||December 4, 1988||August 6, 1990|
|27||Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain||November 9, 1990||July 18, 1993|
|28||Maj Gen (R) Naseerullah Babar||October 21, 1993||November 5, 1996|
|29||Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain||February 25, 1997||October 12, 1999|
|30||Lt Gen (R) Moinuddin Haider||November 6, 1999||November 23, 2002|
|31||Faisal Saleh Hayat||November 23, 2002||August 25, 2004|
|32||Aftab Ahmad Sherpao||August 25, 2004||November 15, 2007|
|33||Rehman Malik||March 25, 2008||March 16, 2013|
|34||Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan||June 7, 2013||July 27, 2017|
(Talal Chaudhry as State Minister)
|August 4, 2017||May 31, 2018|
(Shehryar Khan Afridi as State Minister)
|August 18, 2018||April 18, 2019|
|37||Brig. (R) Ijaz Shah||April 18, 2019||present|
|No.||Name of||Entered Office||Left Office|
|1||Mian Zahid Sarfraz Arain||August 11, 1990||November 6, 1990|
|2||Fateh Khan Bandial||July 23, 1993||October 19, 1993|
|3||Omar Khan Affridi||November 5, 1996||February 17, 1997|
|4||Lt Gen (R) Hamid Nawaz Khan||November 16, 2007||March 25, 2008|
|5||Malik Habib Khan||April 2, 2013||June 5, 2013|
|6||Azam Suleman Khan||June 5, 2018||August 18, 2018|
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- "Directorate General Civil Defence Islamabad". www.civildefence.gov.pk.
- "Directorate General of Immigration & Passports, Ministry of Interior, Government of Pakistan". www.dgip.gov.pk.
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- "National Academy for Prisons Administration".
- "Interior Ministry turned down NAPA requests for security - The Express Tribune". 13 July 2012.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2014-07-26. Retrieved 2014-07-17.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
- NADRA. "National Database and Registry Authority". Government of Pakistan. National Database and Registry Authority. Archived from the original on 16 January 2013. Retrieved 22 January 2013.
- "National Police Academy - national police academy". www.npa.gov.pk.