Khurram Dastgir Khan

Khurram Dastgir Khan

Khurram Dastgir Khan

Khurram Dastgir Khan is a Pakistani Politician who is serving as a member of the Provincial Assembly while being attached to Pakistan Muslim League N for a long time. He is one of the educated Politicians of Pakistan who holds the degree of Engineering. He is the Former Minister for Foreign Affairs, Defence and Commerce likewise the vice president of PMLN. This article contains a blend of information about him including Khurram Dastgir Khan Biography.

Name:Khurram Dastgir Khan
In Urdu:خرم دستگیر خان
Famous As:Politician
Education:Electrical Engineer
Alma Mater:California Institute of Technology
Date:3rd August 1970
Parents:Ghulam Dastgir Khan
Political Party:Pakistan Muslim League
Serve As:MNA
Time Period :2018-present
Old Political Affiliations:Pakistan Muslim League
Member of the National Assembly
Constituency:NA-81 (Gujranwala-III)
Assumed office:2018
In Office
Role:Minister of Foreign Affairs
Dates:11 May 2018 – 31 May 2018
Prime Minister:Shahid Khaqan Abbasi
Preceded By:Khawaja Muhammad Asif
Succeeded By:Hussain Haroon
Political Party:Pakistan Muslim League
In Office 2
Role:Minister of Defence
Dates:4 August 2017 – 31 May 2018
President:Mamnoon Hussain
Prime Minister:Shahid Khaqan Abbasi
Preceded By:Khawaja Muhammad Asif
Succeeded By:Hussain Haroon
Politcal Party:PMLN

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Khurram Dastgir Khan Biography

Khurram Dastgir is a Pakistani Politician who is a member of Pakistan Muslim League N since the day he joined Politics. Currently, he is serving as a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan after getting victory in the General Elections 2018. During his political career he also performed his duties as a Minister of Foreign Affairs and as a Minister of Defence. He also remained the special subordinate of Mian Nawaz Sharif when he (Nawaz) was the Prime Minister of Pakistan.

Khurram Dastgir age

He was born on 3rd August 1970 in Gujranwala where he grew. He lived abroad for his education too. Currently, he resides in Gujranwala with his family.

Education of Khurram Dastgir

He did his schooling from St. Joseph’s High School in Gujranwala. For higher education, he went to Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine from where he attained the degree of Economics. Other than doing a bachelor’s in Economics, he is an Electrical Engineer too.

Khurram Dastgir Khan Family

He is the son of Ghulam Dastgir Khan who is comparably a Pakistani Politician and stayed an individual from the National Assembly from 1990 to 1999. He was also associated with Pakistan Muslim League N like his son. 

Political Career

  • In 1999 he started his political career by being appointed as a special subordinate of Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. He remained at this post until the completion of Nawaz Sharif’s tenure. In 2002 he contested the General Elections as a member of NA but unfortunately, he lost the seat. He was also charged for beating candidates of Pakistan Peoples party at the polling station. However In 2007 he became the Central Deputy Secretary Information of the party.
  • In 2008 he again elected as a member of the National Assembly from Gujranwala and faced victory this time. After winning the seat he became the Chairman of the Standing Committee of National Assembly on Commerce. In the 2013 General Elections he was again chosen for the same seat from where his journey of success started. He was first made Minister of State for Science and Technology, afterward he was appointed as Minister of State for Privatisation likewise Chairman of the Privatisation Commission of Pakistan. He also took charge as the Minister of State for Commerce.
  • In January 2014, he was raised to the position of federal minister and was selected as the Minister for Commerce for the first time. After the disqualification of then PM Nawaz, he was stopped to hold an ecclesiastical office in July 2017. After the selection of Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as Prime Minister of Pakistan, he was accepted into the government bureau of Abbasi and was selected Minister for Defense for the first time. In May 2018, he was given the extra arrangement of Minister for Foreign Affairs. Upon the disintegration of the National Assembly on the termination of its term on 31 May 2018, Khan stopped to hold the workplace as Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs and Federal Minister for Defense.
  • He was again elected as a member of the National Assembly in General Elections 2018 from the Constituency NA-81 (Gujranwala-III) and gave defeat to his opponent. He is representing Gujranwala in the parliament.

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