CHIEF MINISTER IRRIGATION
Mr. Murad Ali Shah was born on 11 August, 1962, in Karachi. He was schooled in Karachi where he bagged his engineering degree from the NED University of Engineering and Technology. He got a job of junior engineer in the Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda), engineer at the Hyderabad Development Authority and later worked as executive engineer at the Port Qasim Authority. He was also a project director of the fish harbour authority.
Then he left for the US where he assumed masters degrees of engineering-economic system and civil and structural engineering from Stanford University in the 1990s.
His increasing interest in financial matters and rules of business of the assembly won him key position, which paid dividends in the latter years when the present Assembly formed its government in Sindh. After winning the same constituency of his father (Former Ex-CM SIndh) in 2008 he was made the minister for irrigation in Syed Qaim Ali Shah's first stint as the chief minister. Later, he got the portfolio of the finance ministry.
The oath-taking ceremony took place at the Governor's House. Sindh Governor Dr Ishrat ul Ebad Khan took the oath from new CM Syed Murad Ali Shah on Friday July the 29th 2016, as he was elected as new Sindh Chief Minister (CM) after securing the required number of votes.