Minister of State for Petroleum
Jam Kamal Khan is currently the Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Resources, Government of Pakistan. He is elected as the member for the National Assembly from Lasbela- Awaran Balochistan and is member of the Pakistan Muslim League (N).
Jam Kamal Khan was born in Quetta Balochistan and did his basic primary schooling from there. The rest of his schooling he completed from Karachi and went to Greenwich University Karachi for Bachelors. Jam Kamal Khan started his political career by becoming the Chairman of the Town Committee Hub, Lasbela in 1998. From 2001 to 2010 he served twice as District Nazim (Mayor) of Lasbela, Balochistan.
He is the son of Jam Mohammad Yousaf (late) who was the ex Chief Minister of Balochistan and grandson of late Jam Mir Ghulam Qadir Khan, ex Chief Minister of Balochistan.
Jam Kamal Khan is the current Jam and Nawab of Lasbela in Balochistan. He belongs to the royal family of Aliani in Lasbela who were rulers of the area from 1742 to 1947. Lasbela is the coastal district of Balochistan and adjacent to Karachi City.