Prime Minister of Bangladesh

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Prime Minister of Bangladesh
Sheikh Hasina.jpg
Incumbent
Sheikh Hasina

since 6 January 2009
Style The Honourable
Appointer President of Bangladesh
Inaugural holder Tajuddin Ahmed
Formation 26 March 1971
Website http://www.pmo.gov.bd/

The Prime Minister of the People's Republic of Bangladesh is the Head of the Government of Bangladesh. The current Prime Minister, Hasina Wajed, was elected on December 29, 2008. The office of the Prime Minister is at Tejgaon in Dhaka city.

List of Prime Ministers[change | change source]

Name
(Birth–Death)
(Title)
Portrait Entered office Left office Political party
Tajuddin Ahmad
(1925–1975)
Prime Minister
11 April 1971 12 January 1972 Bangladesh Awami League
Mujibur Rahman
(1920–1975)
Prime Minister
Bangabandhu02 big.jpg 12 January 1972 25 January 1975 Bangladesh Awami League
Muhammad Mansur Ali
(1919–1975)
Prime Minister
25 January 1975 15 August 1975 Bangladesh Awami League
Post Abolished (15 August 1975-29 June 1978)
Mashiur Rahman
(1924–1979)
Senior Minister
29 June 1978 12 March 1979 Bangladesh Nationalist Party
Shah Azizur Rahman
(1925–1988)
Prime Minister
15 April 1979 24 March 1982 Bangladesh Nationalist Party
Post Abolished (24 March 1982-30 March 1984)
Ataur Rahman Khan
(1907–1991)
Prime Minister
30 March 1984 9 July 1986 Jatiya Party
Mizanur Rahman Chowdhury
(1928–2006)
Prime Minister
9 July 1986 27 March 1988 Jatiya Party
Moudud Ahmed
(1940–)
Prime Minister
27 March 1988 12 August 1989 Jatiya Party
Kazi Zafar Ahmed
(1939–)
Prime Minister
12 August 1989 6 December 1990 Jatiya Party
Post Abolished (6 December 1990-20 March 1991)
Khaleda Zia
(1944–)
Prime Minister
Begum Zia Book-opening Ceremony, 1 Mar, 2010.jpg 20 March 1991 30 March 1996 Bangladesh Nationalist Party
Muhammad Habibur Rahman
(1930–2014)
Chief Adviser
Muhammad Habibur Rahman by Sabila Enun 2.JPG 30 March 1996 23 June 1996 Independent
Hasina Wazed
(1947–)
Prime Minister
Sheikh Hasina - 2009.jpg 23 June 1996 15 July 2001 Bangladesh Awami League
Latifur Rahman
(1936–)
Chief Adviser
15 July 2001 10 October 2001 Independent
Khaleda Zia
(1944–)
Prime Minister
Begum Zia Book-opening Ceremony, 1 Mar, 2010.jpg 10 October 2001 29 October 2006 Bangladesh Nationalist Party
Iajuddin Ahmed
(1931–)
President and Chief Adviser
29 October 2006 11 January 2007 Independent
Fazlul Haque
(1938–)
Acting Chief Adviser
11 January 2007 12 January 2007 Independent
Fakhruddin Ahmed
(1940–)
Chief Adviser
12 January 2007 6 January 2009 Independent
Sheikh Hasina
(1947–)
Prime Minister
Sheikh Hasina - 2009.jpg 6 January 2009 Incumbent Bangladesh Awami League