The office of the Accountant General Sindh is in existence since pre-partition period of the Indo Pakistan Sub-continent in 1947.
The office was known as Comptroller Sindh Till 13-10-1955. From 14-10-1955, due to formation of one unit in West Pakistan this office was re-designated as Comptroller Southern Area West Pakistan Karachi. The audit jurisdiction was expanded to Baluchistan Province also. There after the A/c work pertaining to Baluchistan and Kalat, which was under Central Government being dealt with in Accountant General Pakistan Revenue was also transferred with staff to this office on 14-10-1955. From 01-07-1971, due to dissolution of one unit in West Pakistan, the office was bifurcated into two separate office of Comptroller Baluchistan and Comptroller Sindh. The staff and officers with workload pertaining to Baluchistan province were transferred to Quetta and the staff and officers with workload, pertaining to Sindh Province, were transferred to Sindh.
This office remained designated as Comptroller upto 30-6-1972, it was headed by a Junior Administrative grade officer (now B-19). From 01-07-1972, it was upgraded to that of A.G.Sindh headed by (B-20 officers). The post of the head of office was also upgraded from Junior to Senior Administrative grade (now known as B-20). The post of A.G.Sindh was again upgraded from grade 20 to 21 w.e.f 23-10-1997. Mr. Muhammad Usman was the first Accountant General posted in B-21.
The office was housed in Government owned Napier Barracks upto 1962.
List of Accountant Generals
|01||ALIM ALI RIZVI||01-10-1951||16-03-1954|
|03||M. ANWER SHAIKH||20-04-1956||16-05-1960|
|06||M. ISHAQ SATTI||05-10-1967||19-01-1970|
|08||ABDUL JAMIL MIAN||09-06-1970||30-11-1970|
|13||MIAN MUMTAZ ABDULLAH||01-01-1972||30-06-1972|
|16||RAEES UDDIN ANWAR AHMED||16-07-1976||24-11-1980|
|17||KHAWAJA ABDUL WAHEED||24-11-1980||30-06-1981|
|18||ATHER ALI ZAIDI||30-06-1981||04-08-1985|
|23||AHMED NAWAB QURESHI||23-07-1995||07-08-1996|
|28||NURUL AIN HYDER||05-01-2001||31-07-2003|
|30||ZULFIKAR ALI KADRI||23-11-2004||05-05-2008|
|32||EIJAZ ALI PIRZADA||24-02-2009||31-12-2010|
|33||MUHAMMAD AZAM KHAN||15-03-2011||10-09-2011|
|34||SHAIKH MUHAMMAD ASHRAF||12-09-2011||23-07-2014|
|35||MR. AHSAN ALI KEHAR||24-07-2014||31-08-2016|
|36||MR. KARAMAT HUSSAIN BOKHARI||01-09-2016||17-02-2017|
|37||MR. FARRUKH AHMAD HAMIDI||17-02-2017||Present|