Balochistan Archives now online

“The Balochistan Archives has an impressive collection of the official records, rare books, and rare photographs of the British period. The Directorate has catalogued 27,000 files for research purposes in addition to 29,000 files of defunct Commissioners’ Office. Our collections include the Agent to the Governor General (AGG) Balochistan’s Records (1831-1947), Revenue Commissioner’s Records (1855-1955), Chief Commissioner’s Records (1910-1937), and Balochistan Secretariat Records (1903-1954).”

It also includes collections of rare books, manuscripts and maps, as well as Shahi Jirga records, etc.

More information is available on its official website and its Facebook page.


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *