Muhammad Iqbal Gujjar (Politician)

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Muhammad Iqbal Gujjar 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 an ex-Minister for Revenue, Minister for irrigation & Power and Minister for Information. This article contains all the information about him including Muhammad Iqbal Gujjar Biography.
  • Personal
  • Name:

    Muhammad Iqbal Gujjar

  • In Urdu:

    محمد اقبال گجر

  • Famous As:

    Politician

  • Nationality:

    Pakistani

  • Residence:

    Lahore

  • Education:

    Bachelors

  • Alma Mater:

    Government College, Sheikhupura

  • Religion:

    Islam

  • Profession:

    Politician

  • Born
  • Date:

    6th July 1943

  • Place:

    Gurdaspur, India

  • Family
  • Spouse:

    Married

  • Children:

    Ahsan Iqbal

  • Parents:

    Chaudhary Sultan Ahmed

  • Career
  • Political Party:

    Pakistan Muslim League N

  • Serve As:

    MPA

  • Time Period :

    2018-present

  • Old Political Affiliations:

    Pakistan Muslim League N

  • Member of the provincial Assembly
  • Constituency:

    PP-63 (Gujranwala-XIII)

  • Assumed office:

    2018-present

  • In Office
  • Dates:

    29 May 2013 – 31 May 2018

  • Prime Minister:

    Shahid Khaqan Abbasi / Nawaz Sharif

  • Political Party:

    Pakistan Muslim League N

Muhammad Iqbal Gujjar Biography

Iqbal Gujjar hails from Lahore is a Pakistani Politician who is currently functioning as a member of the Provincial Assembly after winning Pakistan General Elections while being attached to Pakistan Muslim League N and has returned to the Assembly for the eight-time. He has previously served as a Provincial Minister of Punjab for Food while one of his son Ahsan Iqbal is likewise a politician who has worked as a District Council.

Iqbal Gujjar age

He was born on 6 July 1943 in Gurdaspur, India. Later the family migrated to Pakistan. Currently, he resides in Lahore and Gujranwala with his family from where he also contests the elections.

Education of Iqbal

He holds the degree of Bachelor of Arts that he attained from Government College, Sheikhupura.

Political Career

  • He ran for the seat of the Provincial Assembly for the first time in 1885 Pakistan General Elections from the Constituency PP-137 (Gujranwala) as an independent candidate and gave defeat to his competitive. After taking an oath he was made the Provincial Minister of Punjab for Revenue, Relief and Consolidations till the completion of his tenure.
  • After completing his tenure he again ran for the seat of the Provincial Assembly in 1888 Pakistan General Elections from the Constituency PP-85 (Gujranwala) as an independent candidate and defeated his opponent. He was appointed Provincial Minister of Punjab for Information.
  • He was re chosen as a member of the Provincial Assembly in 1990 Pakistan General Elections from the Constituency PP-85 (Gujranwala) while being attached to Islami Jamhoori Ittehad and functioned as a Provincial Minister of Punjab for Agriculture.
  • After completing the tenure he left the party and joined Pakistan Muslim League N. He ran for the seat of the Provincial Assembly in 1993 General Elections from the Constituency PP-85 (Gujranwala) and got the victory. He served till 1997 when the tenure ends.
  • In 1997 Pakistan General Elections he again got a chance to serve the nation as a member of the Provincial Assembly from the Constituency PP-85 (Gujranwala). He was made the Provincial Minister of Punjab for Irrigation and Power.
  • In 2002 Pakistan General Elections he became a member of Pakistan Muslim League Q and ran for the same seat from the Constituency PP-98 (Gujranwala-VIII) and defeated his opponent. He worked as a Provincial Minister of Punjab for Food till 2006 and later appointed as Provincial Minister of Punjab for Health till 2008.
  • After losing 2008 Pakistan General Elections he again joins Pakistan Muslim League N and elected as a member of the Provincial Assembly in 2013 Pakistan General Elections from the Constituency PP-98 (Gujranwala-VIII) and served as MPA till 2018.
  • He is re chosen as a member of the Provincial Assembly in 2018 Pakistan General Elections from the Constituency PP-63 (Gujranwala-XIII). After the victory he was nominated for the office of Speaker of the Provincial Assembly but unfortunately, he lost it.

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