Dr. Fazal Mahmood

The Second Vice Principal (1972-1982), and Professor/Head of Dept. of Mathematics (1960-1982)

Dr. Fazal Mahmood as Vice Principal

By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, 671/Latif

Dr. Fazal Mahmood was the second Vice Principal of Cadet College Petaro from 1972 to 1982. He joined the college in the year 1960.

Fazal Sahib left the college for a few years in the late 1960s to complete his PhD. Later on he returned and rejoined the college.

He was born on 23 March 1932.  He was married to Mrs. Soraiya Jabeen, and they had four children.

Fazal Sahib left Petaro in 1982 to become one of the pioneers of Pakistan Steel Cadet College at Karachi. He was the first Principal of Pakistan Steel Cadet College from 1982 to 1991. He was succeeded by another teacher of Petaro as Principal of that institution, namely Dr. Iqbal Javed.

Shortly after leaving Pakistan Steel Cadet College, he moved to Singapore and died there on 9 June 1991.