Malik Muhammad Habib Khan is the current caretaker Interior and Narcotics Control Minister of Pakistan and a retired IGP (Inspector-General of Police).
He served prestigious institutions of Pakistan which include Pakistan Army, ISI (Inter-Services Intelligence), PSP (Police Services of Pakistan), FIA (Federal Investigation Agency) and IB (Intelligence Bureau).
Life and Early Education
He was born in '''Kahuta''', District Rawalpindi on 20th July 1946, in the Awan tribe of Kahuta. He belongs to very honourable family with a military background and considered as a Pride of his family. Malik Habib was also a bright student; he completed his Matriculation from Government High School Kahuta with distinction and his name is displayed on honour board of the school.
After completing B.Sc. (Physics & Mathematics) from University of Punjab – 1965, he was commissioned in the Pakistan Army in 1966 in the 37th PMA (Pakistan Military Academy)
Executive Director, Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) 13.02.2007 to 26.09.2008
Executive Director, National Institute of Population Studies (NIPS) 01.01.2005 to 14.02.2005
Managing Director, Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation 2003-2004
Member, Chief Executive’s Inspection Commission 1999-2002
Inspector General of Police, Baluchistan 1998-1999
Inspector General of Police, Pakistan Railway Police 1998
Inspector General of Police, Azad Jammu & Kashmir 1993-1997
Joint Director General Intelligence Bureau, Region Covering Rawalpindi/Islamabad, AJK & Northern Areas 1991-1993
Director, Federal Investigation Agency (Federal Zone) and Director, Immigration & Anti-Smuggling all Pakistan 1989-1990
Deputy, Inspector General of Police, Crimes & Special Branch, Government of Balochistan 1988-1989
Deputy Director General, Intelligence Bureau, (Head of Counter Intelligence set up at Islamabad & Karachi) 1984-1988
Superintendent of Police, Province of Punjab 1978-1983
Inducted in Police Service of Pakistan (PSP) 1976
Command & Staff Appointments as Captain / Major which includes Inter Service Intelligence Assignment in Baluchistan 1966-1976
Commissioned in Pakistan Army 1966
International Conferences Attended
Represented Pakistan on World Tourism Organization (WTO) as Managing Director PTDC, and held meeting with Secretary General WTO at Beijing on matter of mutual interest pertaining to promotion of tourism in Pakistan.
Represented Pakistan in restoration of Samjhota Bus Service with India in 2004, as Managing Director PTDC.
Conducted “K2” Golden Jubilee in 2004 which reflected the soft image of Pakistan in western Countries, particularly Europe, as Manage Director PTDC.
Represented Pakistan in USA in April 1990 on immigration matters of mutual interest and held meeting with Assistant Secretary of State and Commissioner of INS of USA Washington D.C.
Maintained Security Liaison with S.L.O of USA/UK and other allied countries during cold was arena from 1983 to 1988 while heading counter intelligence set up in Karachi and Islamabad.
The Islamabad High Court chief Justice Iqbal Hameedur Rehman on November 21, 2012, announcing his verdict on a constitutional petition, has held that Major (retd) Malik Muhammad Habib Khan was eligible for promotion in grade 22 on April 1, 2004. On 2 April 2013, he was appointed Caretaker Interior and Narcotics Minister of Pakistan.