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List of prime ministers of Bangladesh

The complete list of Prime Ministers of Bangladesh includes the persons sworn into the office as Prime Minister of Bangladesh following the Bangladeshi Declaration of Independence in 1971.

List of officeholdersEdit

Political parties
Other factions
Status
Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Election Term of office Party
Took office Left office Time in office
  Tajuddin Ahmad
(1925–1975)
11 April 1971 12 January 1972 276 days Bangladesh Awami League
  Sheikh Mujibur Rahman
(1920–1975)
1973 12 January 1972 25 January 1975 3 years, 13 days Bangladesh Awami League
  Muhammad Mansur Ali
(1919–1975)
25 January 1975 15 August 1975
(deposed.)
202 days BAKSAL
Post abolished (15 August 1975 – 29 June 1978)
  Mashiur Rahman
(1924–1979)[a]
29 June 1978 12 March 1979
(died in office.)
256 days Bangladesh Nationalist Party
  Shah Azizur Rahman
(1925–1988)
1979 15 April 1979 24 March 1982
(deposed.)
2 years, 343 days Bangladesh Nationalist Party
Post abolished (24 March 1982 – 30 March 1984)
  Ataur Rahman Khan
(1907–1991)
30 March 1984 9 July 1986 2 years, 101 days Jatiya Party
  Mizanur Rahman Chowdhury
(1928–2006)
1986 9 July 1986 27 March 1988 1 year, 262 days Jatiya Party
  Moudud Ahmed
(born 1940)
1988 27 March 1988 12 August 1989 1 year, 138 days Jatiya Party
  Kazi Zafar Ahmed
(1939–2015)
12 August 1989 6 December 1990 1 year, 116 days Jatiya Party
Post abolished (6 December 1990 – 20 March 1991)
  Khaleda Zia
(born 1945)
1991
1996 (Feb)
20 March 1991 30 March 1996 5 years, 10 days Bangladesh Nationalist Party
  Muhammad Habibur Rahman
(1928–2014)
30 March 1996 23 June 1996 85 days Independent
  Sheikh Hasina
(born 1947)
1996 (Jun) 23 June 1996 15 July 2001 5 years, 22 days Bangladesh Awami League
  Latifur Rahman
(1936–2017)
15 July 2001 10 October 2001 87 days Independent
  Khaleda Zia
(born 1945)
2001 10 October 2001 29 October 2006 5 years, 19 days Bangladesh Nationalist Party
  Iajuddin Ahmed
(1931–2012)[b]
29 October 2006 11 January 2007 74 days Independent
  Fazlul Haque
(born 1938)[c]
11 January 2007 12 January 2007 1 day Independent
  Fakhruddin Ahmed
(born 1940)
12 January 2007 6 January 2009 1 year, 360 days Independent
  Sheikh Hasina
(born 1947)
2008
2014
2018
6 January 2009 Incumbent 10 years, 320 days Bangladesh Awami League

NotesEdit

  1. ^ Senior Minister.
  2. ^ Simultaneously served as President.
  3. ^ Acting Chief Adviser.

See alsoEdit

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