Abdul Hamid Khan Dasti

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Sardar Abdul Hamid Khan Dasti
عبدالحمید خان دستی
Abdul Hamid Khan Dasti (cropped).jpg
Abdul Hamid Khan Dasti in 1949
Chief Minister of Punjab
In office
21 May 1955 – 14 October 1955
GovernorMushtaq Gurmani
Preceded byFeroz Khan Noon
Succeeded byMalik Meraj Khalid
Personal details
ChildrenAmjad Hameed Khan Dasti (son)[1]

Sardar Abdul Hamid Khan Dasti (Urdu: عبدالحمید خان دستی) was the Chief Minister of Punjab from 21 May 1955 – 14 October 1955 and an MP in the Second Parliament of Pakistan.[2]

Family and personal life[edit]

Abdul Hamid Khan Dasti was born in Muzaffargarh in 1895, the second of seven sons of Allah Yaar Khan Dasti. He and his wife, Amatullah, would go on to have three sons, two daughters, and 13 grandchildren, some of which would follow in his footsteps to serve their country in the political realm.


Abdul Hamid Kahn Dasti died on 11 February 1985.


  1. ^ "Legislators from MUZAFFARGARH (PP-207 to PP-214)".
  2. ^ "2nd Constitute Assembly From 1955-1958 List of Members & Addresses" (PDF). National Assembly of Pakistan.
Political offices
Preceded by Chief Minister of Punjab
Succeeded by