Nisar Memon is a Pakistan-based political figure and remained member of Pakistan Senate. During Musharraf’s regime, he remained associated with PML-Q. His daughter Marvi Memon is also a politician and served as National Assembly member. This article contains all the detail about him, including Nisar Memon Biography.
|In Urdu :||نثار میمن|
|Native Name :||Nisar|
|Education:||Master of Science degree|
|Alma mater :||University of Karachi|
|Profession:||Business & Politician|
|Date:||31st December 1942|
|Place:||Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan|
|Political Party:||Pakistan Muslim League (Q)|
|Serve As:||Member of the Pakistan Senate|
|Senate from :||From the district|
|In office:||March 2003 – March 2009|
|President :||Pervez Musharraf & Asif Ali Zardari|
|Prime Minister :||Shaukat Aziz & Yousaf Raza Gillani|
|Role:||Information and Broadcasting|
|Dates:||1993, 2002 and 2007|
|In Office 2|
|Role:||Kashmir Affairs and Northern Areas and State and Frontier Regions|
|Dates:||1993 and 2002|
Nisar Memon Biography
Memon is a seasoned and senior politician who is associated with a political party PML-Q. His daughter is also following her father’s footsteps in politics and served as NA member. He has held several ministries including Federal Ministry for Information & Broadcasting, Federal Ministry for Kashmir Affairs & Northern Affairs.
He is Amanat Foundation’s founding president; this foundation has launched PLP (Pakistan Literacy Program). He also worked as Board of Directors’ member for PSO (Pakistan State Oil) and American Life-Insurance Company, and Leasing Company.
Nisar Date of Birth
He was born on 31st Dec 1942 in Karachi, Sindh.
Education of Nisar
He received a Masters degree from Karachi University.
Nisar Memon Family
He has two children and daughter Marvi born in 1972 contested in General election 2008 and was elected to National-Assembly on women reserved seats. Nisar’s eldest brother Mushtaq was a well-known journalist.
Before his joining to Pakistani Senate he held Federal Ministry for Information & Broadcasting (in 1993 & again in the year 2002), Federal Ministry for Kashmir Affairs & Northern Affairs during 1993 & 2002, Country General-Manager for International Business Major Corporation (IBM) and as chairperson of Board-of-Directors for Pakistan’s Engro Group (2001 to 2002).
He also served as Board of Directors’ member for PSO (Pakistan State Oil) and American Life-Insurance Company, and Leasing Company. In 1994 he worked as president of Overseas Investors Chamber of the Commerce & Industry.
As a Senator
He worked as chairman of Senate’s Standing Committee on Defense & Defense Production and Parliamentary-Committee on the Water Resources. He also remained a member of Senate’s Standing Committee on Economic and Finance Affairs, Foreign Affairs, and Environment and Housing Committee