Rana Afzal Khan (Politician)

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2018-03-22 00:58:32Rana Afzal Khan
Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan also famous as Rana Afzal Khan is a Pakistani politician.He is a retired Pakistan Army officer.He was elected as a Minister of State for Finance join office from Dec 2017.He was served as a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan (MNA) from June 2013.Before that, he was also served as a Member of the Provincial Assembly of Punjab (MPA) during 1997 - 1999 and re-elected from 2008 - 2013.
  • Personal
  • Name:

    Rana Afzal Khan

  • In Urdu:

    رانا افضل خان‬‎

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  • Nationality:


  • Residence:


  • Education:

    NED University of Engineering and Technology, University of Balochistan

  • Religion:


  • Profession:


  • Allegiance :


  • Service/branch :

    Pakistan Army

  • Years of service :


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  • Born
  • Date:

    22 February 1949

  • Place:

    Faisalabad, Punjab, Pakistan

  • Family
  • Children:


  • Parents:

    Fazal Muahmmad Khan (Father)

  • Career
  • Political Party:

    Pakistan Muslim League (N)

  • Serve As:


  • Member of the National Assembly
  • Constituency:

    NA-82 (Faisalabad)

  • In Office
  • Role:

    Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan

  • Dates:

    1 June 2013

  • In Office 2
  • Role:

    Minister of State for Finance

  • Dates:

    26 December 2017

  • President:

    Mamnoon Hussain

  • Prime Minister:

    Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

  • Preceded By:

    Ishaq Dar (Minister)


Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan son of Major (Retd) Fazal Muhammad Khan was born on February 22, 1949 at Faisalabad. He obtained the degree of B.Sc. (Electrical Engineering) in 1971 from NED Engineering College, University of Karachi; and also possesses the degree of M.A. (Political Science) from Balochistan University, Quetta. He was commissioned in Pakistan Army and served as Captain during 1971-76. He has also served as Member of Executive Committee, Faisalabad Chamber of Commerce and Industry during 1988-91, as Vice Chairman, WASA, Faisalabad Development Authority during 1997-99, as Member of Syndicate, University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore during 1997-99 and as Member of Syndicate, University of Agriculture, Faisalabad, during 1997-2002.[1]  Biography He has visited Saudi Arabia, UK, USA, Austria, Norway, China, Turkey, UAE, Switzerland, France, Malaysia, Indonesia and Singapore.Mr. Rana Muhammad Afzal is a happily married person. He is living well cultured and a nurtured life with his family. He is a proud father of 4 kids. He and his family strongly follow Islam as a Religion.

Political Career

Mr. Rana Muhammad Afzal is one of the senior politicians. He is famous for his good work and belongs to the Punjab Assembly. He is working for the constituency of-128 ( PML-N). He is affiliated with the famous right-wing political party who supports democracy Pakistan Muslim League (N) led by famous businessman turned politician Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. He is also a Member of public accounts committee No. 2, member of special committee No. 23 and a Chairperson of a special committee department. In 1971 till 1976 he was commissioned as a captain in Pakistan army. He has served as a member of executive committee, Faisalabad chamber of commerce and industry during 1988-1991 and as a vice chairman, WASA, Faisalabad development authority during 1997-1999. He respects others and believes in peaceful co-existence.

Election 2013 Results

From NA-82 in general election of 2002, Sahibzada Haji Fazal Kareem the candidate of Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) (PMLN) was succeeded by getting 37000 votes. Nisar Akbar Khan the candidate of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) gets second position by getting 36200 votes. In 2008, the candidate of Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) (PMLN), Malik Nawab Sher Was Sahibzada Haji Fazal Kareem was succeeded by getting 62800 votes.Aezid Mahmood Khan the candidate of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) gets second position by getting 55000 votes. In 2013, the candidate of Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) (PMLN), Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan was succeeded by getting 126400 votes.Nisar Akbar Khan the candidate of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf (PTI) gets second position by getting 36400 votes.[2]  Election 2013 Results 

Takes Oath as Minister of State for Finance

Member National Assembly (MNA) Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan took oath as minister of state for finance.President Mamnoon Hussain administered the oath to him at a ceremony held at President’s House.Prime Minister (PM) Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was also present on the occasionThe president congratulated the new minister of state for finance and hoped he would discharge his professional responsibilities efficiently.[3] Takes Oath as Minister of State for Finance Afzal, who was till now performing the duties of parliamentary secretary for finance, will now be in charge of Finance Ministry as the former finance minister Ishaq Dar is on long medical leave in London.

Contact Information

  1. Permanent Address: Saahil Hospital Building Sheikhupura Road Faisalabad.
  2. Local Address: A-303, Parliament Lodges, Islamabad.
  3. Contact Number: +92 300 8661055
  4. Email: afzal.na82@na.gov.pk[4]  Contact Information 

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