Begum Ishrat Ashraf (Politician)

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Begum Ishrat Ashraf is a Pakistani Politician who is serving as a member of the Provincial Assembly while being attached to the Pakistan Muslim League N for a long time. She is the ex-president of PMLn women wing and Ex MNA of Punjab. This article contains all the information about her including Begum Ishrat Ashraf Biography and Begum Ishrat Ashraf Family.

Title Description
Personal
Name: Begum Ishrat Ashraf
In Urdu: بیگم عشرت اشرف
Famous As: Politician
Nationality: Pakistani
Residence: Rahim Yar Khan
Religion: Islam
Profession: Politician
Born
Date: 31st Dec 1956
Place: Rahim Yar Khan
Family
Ethnicity: Asian
Spouse: Chaudhry Jaffar Iqbal Gujjar
Children: Zaib Jaffar, Chaudhry Muhammad Omar Jaffar
Parents: Mohammad Ashraf
Siblings : Zaka Ashraf
Career
Political Party: Pakistan Muslim League
Serve As: MPA
Time Period : 2018-present
Old Political Affiliations: MNA
Member of the National Assembly
Constituency: Reserved seat for women
Assumed office: 2008-2013
Member of the provincial Assembly
Constituency: Reserved seat for women
Assumed office: 2018-present
In Office
Role: president of PML-N women wing
Dates: 2002–2013
Prime Minister: Shahid Khaqan Abbasi / Nawaz Sharif
Political Party: Pakistan Muslim League


Begum Ishrat Ashraf Biography

Ishrat Ashraf hails from Rahim yar khan is one of the most senior Pakistani politicians who holds a political family background. She is currently working as a member of the Provincial Assembly after winning the Pakistan General Elections while being affiliated with Pakistan Muslim League N. She has functioned as a president of Pakistan Muslim League women wing in the past.

Ishrat Ashraf age

She was born on 31st Dec 1956 in Rahim Yar Khan where she spent all her life. Currently she stills lives there with her family.

Begum Ishrat Ashraf Family

She got married to Chaudhry Jaffar Iqbal Gujjar who is also a Pakistani Politician and who has worked as a member of the National Assembly and Provincial Assembly for many years. Her daughter Zeb Jaffar is currently affiliated with PMLn and is working as a member of the National Assembly while her son Chaudhry Muhammad Omar Jaffar serves as MPA. Her brother Zaka Ashraf is a Pakistani executive who is the former president of the Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited.

Political Career

  • She started her Political career in 1985 when she ran for the seat of the National Assembly in Pakistan General Elections on a reserved for women while being associated with Pakistan Muslim League N. In 2002 Pakistan General Elections she again elected as a member of the National Assembly on a reserved seat. In Feb 2006 she was inducted as a president of Pakistan muslim League N women wing while the same year she got a chance to serve as a member of the National Public Safety Commission.
  • In 2008 she once again was chosen as a member of the National Assembly on a reserved seat while being attached to the same party. However in 2013 she failed to grab the seat and lost to he opponent. In 2018 she is elected for the first time as a member of the Provincial Assembly on a reserved seat for women.

Social Media Handles

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