Hassanal Padukam is the Yang di-Pertua Negeri (President) of Phaluhm Phoueck. He joined office with Royna Nehgyen as his running mate. He used to be the mayor of Uktebattar and the MP for the town as well. He is an Independent politican.
He entered parliament in 5th October 1997. He became Yang di-Pertua Negeri after winning the 2011 election. Unlike Royna Nehgyen, he will continue his post until 2017.