Khalid Makhdoom - 2006
By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, 671/Latif
Makhdoom, kit no. 72/Latif House joined Cadet
College Petaro in 1959 and left the college in 1963
after completing his Intermediate.
He was born on
25 December 1946, and was married to Mrs. Shamsunnisa on 1
May 1973. They have seven children - Tariq, Mahjabeen, Kamran, Imran kit no. 93152,
Aliya, Zeeshan and Salman.
Prior to joining Petaro, Khalid Makhdoom studied
at St. Bonaventure's High School, Hyderabad from
At Petaro, he was a member of the house Quiz and
Spelling Bee teams. He was a good student and
obtained First Division in Matric and
Soon after leaving Petaro, he joined NED
Engineering College in Karachi, and graduated as a
Civil Engineer in 1967. He then had a nearly 40
year career as an engineer, and finally retired as GM Engineering from Port Qasim
He was a very well traveled personality and has
been to Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Singapore, UK,
France, USA, Canada, India, UAE, Iran, Syria,
Brunei, Australia, Sri Lanka, Holland and Belgium.
He had been an active member of the Petarian
Association and has been on its
His brothers Dr.
Ahmed Hussain Makhdoom 97/Ayub, Jawed Hussain Makhdoom 76108/Liaquat,
and Muhammad Ali Makhdoom 80133/Liaquat and his son Imran Makhdoom, 93152/Jinnah
expired on 29 December 2014 at Karachi of heart
failure, and was buried at his native village in