Ghulam Farooq Awan

Ghulam Farooq Awan

Ghulam Farooq Awan

Ghulam Farooq Awan is a Pakistan-based lawyer, columnist, and an ex-advisor to Pakistani PM for parliamentary, justice, and law affairs. Previously, he served as Pakistan’s additional  Attorney General. His brother Babar Awan is also a Pakistani politician, and currently, he is acting as an advisor to PM on Parliamentary Affairs.

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Name:Ghulam Farooq Awan
In Urdu :غلام فاروق اعوان
In Urdu :فاروق
Famous As:Politician
Residence:Kahuta, Pakistan
Education:Master of Laws
Alma Mater:Hothla Primary school & Punjab University &
4 January 2011:Additional Attorney General of Pakistan
16 April 2011:As the adviser to the PM
Other Role:Advisor to the Ministry of Postal Services
Date:10 February 1961
Place:Kahuta, Pakistan
Siblings :Babar Awan
Niece:Fatima Babar Awan
Relatives:Shakeel Awan

Ghulam Farooq Awan Biography

Ghulam Farooq Awan Biography

Belonging to a strong political background, Ghulam Farooq also made his mark in the political field and is a skilled and competent political figure. By profession, he is also a lawyer and served as Pakistan’s additional Attorney General. Owing to his writing skills, he also writes columns on political topics.

During his political career, he served as an advisor to the Pakistani PM for law, justice, and parliamentary affairs. Since his youth period, he was fond of politics and served as a representative of students during his college life and enthusiastically participated in students’ union politics. He holds a Law degree and a degree in Islamic-Studies.

Farooq Date of Birth

He opened his eyes on 10th February 1961 in Kahuta Tehsil’s village Hothla.

Education of Farooq

He received early education at a primary school in Hothla and secured a Law degree from Punjab University Lahore. He did masters in Islamic-studies. Farooq Awan actively participated in the union politics of students and worked as a student-representative during his college days.

Ghulam Farooq Awan Family

He belongs to a political background; his brother Babar Awan is a Pakistani author, analyst, senior-lawyer, columnist, and politician. Babar is currently serving as an advisor to PM on Parliamentary Affairs.

Ghulam Farooq Awan lawyer


In 1991 he started his legal practice and had spent up to twenty years as an advocate. He got designated as Pakistan’s Attorney General on 4th January 2011 and was selected as Advisor to Prime Minister Yousaf Raza on 16th April 2011 by Asif Zardari, the Pakistani President. In 2016 he parted his ways with PPP and joined Imran Khan’s party PTI.

Social Media Handles

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