Nisar Memon

Nisar Memon

Nisar Memon

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.

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Personal
Name:Nisar Memon
In Urdu :نثار میمن
Native Name :Nisar
Famous As:Politician
Nationality:Pakistani
Residence:Karachi
Education:Master of Science degree
Alma mater :University of Karachi
Religion:Islam
Profession:Business & Politician
Born
Date:31st December 1942
Place:Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Family
Ethnicity:Memon
Children:Marvi Memon
Career
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
In Office
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

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.

Career

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).

Nisar Memon Family

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