Rana Sanaullah Khan is a Pakistani politician and government minister. He was born in Faisalabad and was first elected to the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab from PPP in 1990 and served as Deputy Leader of the Opposition. He left office in 1993, he returned there for the years 1997–1999 and 2002–2007.
|Name:||Rana Sanaullah khan|
|Famous As:||Punjab law minister|
|Education:||B.Com from Govt. College of Commerce, Faisalabad , LL.B. in 1981 from Punjab University Law College, Lahor|
|Height:||5 ft 7 in (1.7 m)|
|Awards :||General Elections, 1990: without special award|
|Date:||1 January 1955|
|Relatives:||Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry (cousin)|
|Political Party:||Pakistan Muslim League (N)|
|Serve As:||Pakistani Lawyers|
|Time Period :||starting 1990 & continue|
|Old Political Affiliations:||the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab from PPP in 1990 and served as Deputy Leader of the Opposition.|
Rana Sanaullah Khan, son of Mr. Sher Muhammad Khan is a Pakistani politician and government minister. During the latter term he once again acted as Deputy Opposition Leader and also as Parliamentary Leader for the Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz). Elected for a fourth term, and appointed as Minister for Law, Parliamentary Affairs and Public Prosecution, he has a legal background as an Advocate in the Supreme Court of Pakistan and claims to have been imprisoned on account of his principles. In August 2011, he accused American Warren Weinstein of being an American spy although Weinstein had lived in Pakistan for seven years and there was no evidence that he was a spy. Weinstein went missing a week later and has not been heard from since. On 20 June 2014 Rana Sanaullah was sacked as Law Minister of Punjab, in an attempt to prevent meddling in the investigation that even includes his former boss, Chief Minister of Punjab Shahbaz Sharif. However, many politicians including representatives of the Minhaj-ul-Quran (Tahir-ul-Qadri’s party) have dismissed this as a stunt and demand the resignation of the Shahbaz bicanet. –
Personal Career Interests
Rana Sanaullah Khan, an Advocate, Supreme Court of Pakistan, who has to his credit a long and hard struggle against the dictatorship for the restoration of democracy, revival of the Constitution and a strong voice for human rights. He was many a time tormented and was also put behind the bars for his struggle but he always stood firm against all odds and never compromised on his principles. He was first elected to the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in 1990 and served as Deputy Opposition Leader during 1990-93. He also remained Member of Punjab Assembly during 1997-99. He reached Punjab Assembly for the third term in 2002 and functioned as Deputy Opposition Leader and as Parliamentary Leader of Pakistan Muslim League (N) during 2002-07. He has returned to Punjab Assembly for the fourth term and is functioning as Minister for Law and Parliamentary Affairs. –
- Provincial Assembly of the Punjab 1990-93
- Provincial Assembly of the Punjab 1997-99
- Provincial Assembly of the Punjab 2002-07
- Provincial Assembly of the Punjab 2008-
- Provincial Law Minister (Punjab) 2008-
B.Com from Govt. College of Commerce, Faisalabad, LLB from Govt. Law College Lahore.
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Lahore: Provincial Minister for Law & Parliamentary Affairs, Rana Sanaullah Khan has said that no government can work in right direction without positive guidance of opposition and media. He said it will not be wrong to say that the dream of good governance cannot be materialized without participation of media in the present age. The impression of rigging has been dispelled with the success of PML-N in NA-122, he added.
He expressed these views during a dinner hosted in the honor of a 9-member delegation of senior journalists and columnists of KPK, currently on a 3-day visit to Lahore, on the invitation of Punjab government, at 90-Shahrah-e-Quaid-e-Azam, here today.
Parliamentary Secretary Information Rana Arshad, Spokesman Punjab government Zaeem Qadri, Director General Public Relations Raja Jahangir Anwar and senior journalists and columnists of Lahore were also present on the occasion.
Rana Sanaullah said that credit of speedy development work carried out in Punjab goes to the vibrant leadership of Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif. He said that our country is facing big crisis like terrorism and energy. He said that Punjab government is implementing policy of zero tolerance with regard to corruption that is why no corruption scandal of Punjab government has surfaced so far. He said that success of PML-N candidate in NA-122 has proved that general elections were transparent. Various issues were discussed in detail by the journalists of Lahore and the guest journalists of KPK.
The guests told that they are amazed at development of Punjab. They said that there is negligible development in two and a half years in KPK and that is also with regard to legislation.
The Law Minister was told that the delegations of journalists of Punjab and KPK have been exchanged on the platform of Directorate General Public Relations Punjab upon which the Law Minister appreciated the step of Secretary Information and DGPR taken in this regard.
Winner of NA 106 Faisalabad
Rana Sana Ullah a member of Pakistan Muslim League, who was elected from Faisalabad has won the General Elections 2018 by securing 106310 votes while the Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf member Nisar Ahmad Jutt who was the competitor of Sana Ullah secured 103779 votes and grabbed the second position. Rana Sana Ullah was also the former Punjab Law Minister and is basically from Faisalabad and is in Pakistan Muslim League for a very long time.
Model Town Case
According to some source Rana Sanaullah, Former Minister of Law and justice was the mastermind behind the Model Town Massacre and soon the case is going to be open against him. In 2014 14 innocent people died and thousands of people injured in this Model town incident.
Arrestment of Rana Sanaullah
Previous Punjab law minister and Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) senior pioneer Rana Sanaullah has been captured in a medications related case, however, the subtleties of his capture are as yet murky. Sources said around six to seven asserted front-men, including a suspect named Bukhari, prior captured by the SIC given strong data to the ANF group purportedly connecting Rana Sanaullah to an opiates trick.