Pervez Musharraf

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Pervez Musharraf
پرويز مشرف
President of Pakistan(military dictator)
In office
20 June 2001 – 18 August 2008
Prime Minister Zafarullah Khan Jamali
Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain
Shaukat Aziz
Muhammad Mian Soomro
Yousaf Raza Gillani
Preceded by Muhammad Rafiq Tarar
Succeeded by Muhammad Mian Soomro (acting)
Chief Executive of Pakistan
In office
12 October 1999 – 20 June 2001
President Muhammad Rafiq Tarar
Preceded by Nawaz Sharif
Succeeded by Zafarullah Khan Jamali
Personal details
Born 11 August 1943 (1943-08-11) (age 71)
Delhi, British Raj
Political party PML-Q
Religion Islam

General (retired) Pervez Musharraf (Urdu: پرويز مشرف) (born August 11, 1943) was a former military dictator and the twelfth President of Pakistan. Previously, he was Chief Executive of Pakistan as well as former Chief of Army Staff of the Pakistan Army[1] and he took over power in Pakistan in 1999, by one day removing the then elected government of Mr Nawaz Sharif[source?]. He has charged with multiple murders in April 2013 and was given bail in October 2013. Then he was arrested again, and his trial is still going on in Pakistan.

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