Sharmila, a 37 year old is very strong female politician from Pakistan. She has always believed in women empowerment. She served Pakistan from the year 2008 to 2011 as the advisor to the Chief Minister of Sindh. She belongs to Karachi and remembers the beautiful moments spent in that region. She has strong views regarding corruption and has shown her true opinions regarding that. You can always see her on Pakistan news channel where news related to corruption is aired. She has participated in various debates related to corruption.
|In Urdu :||شرمیلا فاروقی|
|Residence:||Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan|
|Education:||Adamson Institute of Business Administration and Technology|
|Belongs:||A powerful political family|
|Activities:||Politics, Media Advisory to Govt|
|Favorite TV Show:||Talk Shows|
|Interests:||Eating, wearing a Rock|
|Appeared in a Drama serial:||PTV drama|
|Date:||25 January 1978|
|Place:||Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan|
|Spouse:||Hasham Riaz Sheikh (m. 2015)|
|Parents:||Usman Farooqi, Anisa Farooqi|
|Granddaughter of:||N M Uqaili|
|Political Party:||Pakistan Peoples Party|
|Serve As:||Advisor Of Chief Minister of Sindh|
|Time Period :||September 2008 till January 31, 2011|
N M Uqaili, who was the former Pakistan Minister of Finance believed that her granddaughter Sharmila will do something good to the nation. Her father Usman Farooqi agreed with his father and he too had strong faith with Sharmila and end of dishonesty. Her father was a former chairman of Pakistan Steel Mill. Her family is very supportive as far as her confidence and inter personal skills are concerned. From childhood, she has seen such a confident and strong personalities in her family. This has made huge impact on her.Her mother joined plea bargain in association with National Accountability Bureau. Their family was strictly investigated by many government agencies such as Karachi Electric Supply Corporation, Fedreal Investigation Agency and many more for not paying electric bills that was around Rs. 1 million.
Sharmila Farooqi is married with Hasham Riaz. Their marriage ceremony took place in 2015 and they are living happily with each other. Hasham Riaz was a banker in past and also counselor of Asif Ali Zardari. Hasham is also the owner of a popular news channel of Pakistan, Capital TV. Their marriage was a large ceremony and this ceremony attracted audiences as well as media. Top political personalities, close friends and relatives attended their marriage ceremony.
Sharmila Farooqi joined politics as a member of Pakistan People Party (PPP) and with her hard work she became one of the important members of this party in short time. Sharmila Farooqi was also known to be the best spoken female personality in the assembly for PPP. Sharmila Farooqi has also worked as the political advisor of Chief Minister of Sindh province for three years. Sharmila Farooqi can be seen mostly on TV in different talks shows and news channels discussing different topics and defending her own party.
Firm Stand on Criticism
In an interview, Sharmila said that pursuing education in Mater of Business Administration from Adamson Institute of Business Administration and Technology was the best decision that she made. She learned various things from the collage which is based in Karachi. Further she has also gained Master of Laws degree.Her education background was very strong and she has the caliber to turn any worst situation into better. Many women in Pakistan have given her negative remarks for the corruption case with her dad.
Strong bond with Husband
Sharmila got married in the year 2015 with Hasham Riaz Sheikh. He is a banker and has worked at the Wall Street in New York. Currently, he is the advisor to President Asif Ali Zardari. They share a wonderful relation of sweet husband and wife. Sharing suggestions and advices for each other in their professional life, both of them are planning to do something bigger related to society in their own nation Pakistan. They are trying hard to achieve their goal so that they can do something better in their nation.