Rafique Rajwana, also known as Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana is a Pakistani politician who has served as a Punjab’s Governor from 2015-2018 while being attached to Pakistan Muslim League N. After getting Masters degree in Economics he became associated with the judiciary but soon left and started a law firm.
He has served as a member of the Senate Assembly in the past by holding many essential Ministries. He has operated as a Senator for Human Rights and Law and Justice. This article has all the information about Rajwana, including Rafique Rajwana Biography.
|Residence:||Multan, Punjab, Pakistan|
|Education:||Forman Christian College|
|Profession:||Lawyer and Politician|
|Date:||20th February 1949|
|Place:||Multan, Punjab, Pakistan|
|Political Party:||Pakistan Muslim League (N)|
|Serve As:||36th Governor of Punjab|
|Assumed office:||10 May 2015|
|Proceeded by:||Mohammad Sarwar|
|President :||Mamnoon Hussain|
|Prime Minister :||Nawaz Sharif|
|Role:||Member, Senate of Pakistan|
|Dates:||12 March 2012 – 07 May 2015|
|Prime Minister:||Raja Pervaiz Ashraf|
|President :||Asif Ali Zardari|
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Rafique Rajwana Biography
Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana is a lawyer and Pakistani politician who has served as a Senator for 2 terms in the past on the party ticket of Pakistan Muslim League N. In 2014 he was made Parliamentary Committee’s Chairman.
Rajwana has been Lahore High Court’s Chairman in 1996 before entering politics. His son Asif Rajwana is also serving in the same field.
Rafique Date of Birth
He was born on 20th February 1949 in Multan.
Education of Rafique
Rajwana obtained his master’s degree in Economics from Forman Christian College Lahore.
Rafique Rajwana Family
His son Asif Rafique Rajwana is also a politician associated with Pakistan Muslim League N. He served as Lead’s Tech Chief Executive officer.
Establishment of Law Firm
He started his career in 1987 by being affiliated with Judiciary. However, he resigned because of starting his law firm with the name ‘Rajwana & Rajwana.’
As a President
In 1996 he was made the Multan’s High Court bar’s President. During his tenure, he worked on many core areas including Arbitration, Company, Civil and Alternate Dispute Resolution. He also appointed as the Supreme Court’s senior Advocate.
As a Senator
In 1997 he was made the member of the Senate Assembly from Southern Punjab on the party ticket of PMLN. After completing the tenure, he re-appointed as a Senator on 12th March 2012 till 2015. During his tenure, he served on many Ministries including Human Rights, Law Justice, Devolution process, Government Assurances, and Foreign affairs.
As a Chairman
In 2014 he was elected as a Parliamentary’s Committee Chairman.
As a Governor
In 2015 he was made Punjab’s Governor when Chaudhry Ghulam Sarwar resigned from the post. He served on that post till 2018. Afterwards, Ghulam Sarwar once again became the Governor.