Mr. Zabhiullah

Assistant Professor of Pakistan Studies (1998-present)

Mr. Zabhiullah – 2001

By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, 671/Latif

Mr. Zabhiullah joined Cadet College Petaro in 1998 as Lecturer of Pakistan Studies and is currently Assistant Professor there.

He was born on 30 April 1971 at Deh 170-A – his village in District Mirpurkhas. He is still a bachelor.

Zabhiullah’s family migrated to Sindh from Jalandhar back in 1886. Belonging to a highly educated family, his grandfather was a graduate of Aligarh Muslim University. His elder uncle was an eye specialist and younger uncle is an engineer. His father (expired in January 1978) was a teacher by profession. He has five brothers and four sisters.

His entire schooling was at Govt High School Deh 170 in Mirpurkhas from 1976-1986 when he completed his Matric. He completed his Intermediate (pre-engineering) from Govt. Degree College Latifabad in 1989, and his B.A. (1994) and M.A. in International Relations (1997) from Sindh University. He also obtained a post-graduate diploma in Computer Science from Sindh University in 2002.

His entire professional career has been with Cadet College Petaro. He joined the college in August 1998 as Lecturer of Pakistan Studies and was promoted to rank of Assistant Professor in June 2005.

Zabhiullah has been the Assistant Divisional Officer / Asst House Master of Shahbaz Division (1998-1999), Latif Division (1999-2000) and Liaquat House (2000-2005).

Since 2005, he has been the College Sports Officer, Officer In Charge of Excursions and Trips, Officer In Charge of College Calendar, and Officer In Charge of General Quiz. It is to his credit that while he was Sports Officer, Petaro won all the six gold medals at the 9th All Sindh Cadet Colleges Sports Championship.

In terms of his academic activities, he has been recognized as being a very diligent and good teacher. In 2009, all 44 of his students scored 75 marks out of 75 in the SSC Part 1 annual Board examination. This is a record for the college.

For his great performance, Zabhiullah was given the Proficiency Award of Best Teaching in 2007 on Teachers’ Day, presented by Pir Mazharul Haq. On the occasion of the 47th Parents’ Day in 2008, the President of Pakistan Mr. Asif Ali Zardari presented him with the Best Sports Officer award.

Hafeez-ur-Rehman Arain, kit no. 187/Liaquat is his real uncle.