Newly-elected Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani hails from Chaghi area of Balochistan. Born on April 14, 1978 in Balochistan’s Nok Kundi town, he obtained his early education from Chaghi and later received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Balochistan. 

Over his career, Sanjrani has served many positions including coordinator of complaint cell of PM Secretariat and member of observatory commission of prime minister in 2009. He was appointed chief coordinator of PM complaint cell and adviser in 2009.

The new Senate chief has also served as the director of Sui Southern Gas Company Limited and the Export Processing Zone Authority. A noted business figure, he is the Sanjrani Mining Company CEO and a director of the National Industrial Parks Development and Management Company.