Brahamdagh Khan Bugti
|Brahamdagh Khan Bugti
براہمدغ خان بگٹی
|20th Tumandar of the Bugti Tribe (Claimant)|
|Preceded by||Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti|
27 February 1982 |
Dera Bugti, Balochistan
|Political party||Baloch Republican Party|
|Alma mater||Sibi University of Balochistan|
|Website||Brahamdagh Khan Bugti|
Brahamdagh Khan Bugti (Urdu: براہمدغ خان بگٹی) is a prominent Baloch leader and founding chief of Baloch Republican Party, struggling for a one point agenda: the freedom of Balochistan. Brahamdagh Khan Bugti is the son of Nawabzada Rehan Khan Bugti. He is the brother of Shaheed Zaamur (the wife of Mir Bakhtyaar Dombki) and Zabad (the wife of Nawabzada Mehran Baluch ). He's the grandson of Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti. The Jamhoori Watan Party split and Brahamdagh Khan Bugti became the leader of his own faction, which he later renamed as Baloch Republican Party.. Talal Akbar Bugti is the leader of the second faction of Jamhoori Watan Party. He is a Baloch nationalist in the Balochistan conflict with Pakistan. He is wanted by the Pakistani Government on Terrorism Charges Against the People of Pakistan.
Majority of the Bugti people claim that Brahamdagh. He had been a claimant to the title until May 13, 2009 . Nawab Akbar Bugti wanted his grandson Brahamdagh to be the Nawab (successor) because when Rehan Khan Bugti (son of Nawab Akbar Bugti) died, Brahamdagh Khan was only 9 and his grandfather Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti became his caretaker and it is said Brahamdagh did whatever his grandfather told him to do. Nawab Bugti is alleged to have told his tribe that he wished to make Brahamdagh the Nawab but after the death of Nawab Akbar Bugti and when Brahamdagh was exiled, however this is disputed and his cousin Mir Aali was the successor to their grandfather, the slain Nawab Akbar Bugti.
He went to exile after death of his grand father Nawab Akber Khan Bugti in a military operation in "Tratani" an adjacent area of Kohlu, Balochistan. Nawab Akber Khan Bugti was a prominent Baloch leader also known as "Dada-e-Baloch" (Grandfather of Baloch nation).Asma Jahangir,President Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan and human rights activist, in an interview with BBC Urdu service said "DCO Dera Bugti told me "After killing Nawab Akber Khan Bugti and Nawabzada Balaach Marri,pakistani forces want to kill Brahamdagh Bugti at any cost".In a recent report publish in The New York Times, Brahamdagh Bugti accused Pakistani intelligence agencies for suicide attacks on him in Kabul,Afghanistan.In a similar case,An Afghan journalist Nawab Momand claimed that ISI tried to hire him to kill Brahuamdagh Bugti] in pretext of interview or otherwise. however, Nawab Momand was later found to be working for the ISI itself and claimed that he was insane.
Nawab Akbar Khan Bugti
|Tumandar of Bugti Tribe
2006 - Present
- Exclusive Report About Brahumdagh Bugti in The New York Times by CARLOTTA GALL
- Exclusive Interview of Brahmdagh Bugti by Qurat ul ain Siddiqui
- Baloch Republican Army frees seven kidnapped labourers by Qurat ul ain Siddiqui
- Brahamdagh's Interview with Aaj TV (Urdu)
- External Image Of Brahamdagh Khan Bugti