Syed Fakhar Imam

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Fakhar Imam
Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research
In office
6 April 2020 – 10 April 2022
PresidentArif Alvi
Prime MinisterImran Khan
Preceded byKhusro Bakhtiar
Chairman of Parliamentary Special Committee on Kashmir
In office
1 March 2019 – 6 April 2020
Succeeded byShehryar Khan Afridi
Federal Minister for Education
In office
9 November 1990 – 18 July 1993
PresidentGhulam Ishaq Khan
Prime MinisterNawaz Sharif
Federal Minister for Law
In office
9 November 1990 – 18 July 1993
PresidentGhulam Ishaq Khan
Prime MinisterNawaz Sharif
Federal Minister for Parliamentary Affairs
In office
9 November 1990 – 18 July 1993
PresidentGhulam Ishaq Khan
Prime MinisterNawaz Sharif
Leader of the Opposition
In office
3 May 1987 – 29 May 1988
11th Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan
In office
22 March 1985 – 25 March 1986
DeputyWazir Ahmed Jogezai
Federal Minister for Local Government and Rural Development
In office
9 March 1981 – 8 December 1983
Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan
Assumed office
13 August 2018
ConstituencyNA-150 Khanewal-I
In office
1997 – 12 October 1999
ConstituencyKhanewal
In office
1990–1993
ConstituencyNA-121 Khanewal-I
In office
1985–1988
ConstituencyNA-111 Multan-I
In office
9 March 1981 – 24 March 1985
ConstituencyMartial Law Government
Personal details
Born (1942-12-18) 18 December 1942 (age 79)
Political partyPakistan Tehreek e Insaf
Spouse(s)Abida Hussain
ChildrenSyeda Sughra Imam

Syed Fakhar Imam (Urdu: سید فخر امام) (born 18 December 1942)[1] is a Pakistani politician who served as Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research, from April 2020 to April 2022.[2] He also served as the 11th Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan from 1985 to 1986.[3]

He has previously worked as the Chairman of Pakistan's Parliamentary Special Committee on Kashmir.[4] He was educated at Aitchison College Lahore & Clifton College in England.

His wife Syeda Abida Hussain was also a minister in the government of Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Syeda Sughra Imam is also a politician. He was preceded by Malik Meraj Khalid as Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan. He was elected to the national assembly and joined PTI.

On 6 April 2020 he was appointed as Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Syed Fakhar Imam". Pakistan Herald.
  2. ^ Staff Reporter (April 8, 2020). "Fakhar Imam takes oath as Federal Minister". nation.com.pk.
  3. ^ "Speakers / Presidents". National Assembly of Pakistan. Archived from the original on 4 February 2010. Retrieved 26 February 2011.
  4. ^ "Govt to appoint Fakhar Imam as Kashmir Committee chairman - Pakistan Today". www.pakistantoday.com.pk.
Political offices
Preceded by Speaker of the National Assembly
1985–1986
Succeeded by
Preceded by Leader of the Opposition
1985–1988
Succeeded by