Akram Ansari

Akram Ansari

Akram Ansari

Akram Ansari is a Pakistani Muslim politician who served as Minister of Commerce & Textile in Khaqan Abbasi’s regime. He contested for NA seat on IJI ticket in 1988 and 1990 and then joined PML-N and competed for constituencies NA-63 and NA-85. In 2002 he wasn’t eligible for elections because of lack of a degree. This article has all the information about him, including Akram Ansari Biography.

Name:Akram Ansari
Famous As:اکرم انصاری‬‎
Date:4th April 1954
Political Party:Pakistan Muslim League (N)
Serve As:Leader
Member of the National Assembly
Constituency:NA-63 (Faisalabad-VII)
Member of the provincial Assembly
Constituency:NA-85 (Faisalabad-XI)
In Office
Role:Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan
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Role:Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan
Elected As:Minister of State for Commerce and Textile
Dates:4 August 2017
President:Mamnoon Hussain
Prime Minister:Shahid Khaqan Abbasi
Constituency :NA-85 (Faisalabad-XI)

Akram Ansari Biography

Akram Ansari Biography

Akram is an experienced and senior politician who is in politics since 1988. In 1988 he was a member of IJI(Islami Jamhori Etihad) and contested on its ticket in general elections of 1988 and 1990. In 1993 he joined PML-N and never disappointed his party.

However, in general elections of 2002, he couldn’t contest because of a lack of a degree. He also served as Minister in Abbasi’s cabinet. And discontinued this position on 31st May 2018.

Akram Date of Birth

He was born on 4th April 1954 in Faisalabad.

Education of Ansari

He is a graduate of Punjab University Lahore.

Political Career

General Elections 1990

He contested for National Assembly seat on the ticket of IJI (Islami Jamhori Etihad) from constituency NA-63 in Pakistani general elections of 1988 but failed.

General Elections 1990

In general elections of 1990, he got elected on IJI’s ticket to NA (National Assembly) from constituency NA-63 and got sixty thousand nine hundred and eighty-three votes.

General Elections 1993

In general elections of 1993, he won the National Assembly seat as PML-Nawaz’s candidate for the constituency of NA-63 by receiving sixty-two thousand five hundred and ninety-two votes.

General Elections 1997

In 1997 elections he again won the NA seat for the constituency of NA-85 on the ticket of PML-Nawaz by securing sixty-two thousand nine hundred and sixty-three votes.

General Elections 2002

He was ineligible to run for the general election 2002 because he did not hold a degree.

General Elections 2008

In general elections 2008, he again contested for NA seat on PML-Nawaz ticket for the constituency of NA-85 and won by securing seventy-two thousand one hundred and ninety-seven votes.

General Elections 2013

In general elections of 2013, he again won from the constituency NA-85 as a candidate of PML-N.

Appointment as Minister

Ansari was inducted into Abbasi’s federal cabinet after the election of  Khaqan Abbasi as Pakistan’s PM in August 2k17. He was elected State Minister for ‘Commerce & Textile.’ He discontinued holding the post of Ministership after National Assembly was dissolved at the end of its duration on 31st May 2018.

Social Media Handles

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