Mr. Shehbaz Sharif

Mr. Shehbaz Sharif

Prime Minister

Biography

Mian Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif (born 23 September 1951) is a Pakistani politician serving as the 23rd and current prime minister of Pakistan, in office since 11 April 2022.He is the current president of the Pakistan Muslim League (N) (PML-N). Previously in his political career, he served as the Chief Minister of Punjab three times, making him the longest-serving Chief Minister of Punjab.

Shehbaz was elected to the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in 1988 and to the National Assembly of Pakistan in 1990. He was again elected to the Punjab Assembly in 1993 and named Leader of the Opposition. He was elected as chief minister of Pakistan’s most populous province, Punjab, for the first time on 20 February 1997. Shehbaz was appointed Chief Minister for a second term after the PML-N’s victory in Punjab province in the 2008 Pakistani general election. He was elected as Chief Minister of Punjab for the third time in the 2013 general election and served his term until his party’s defeat in the 2018 general election. During his tenure as chief minister, Shehbaz enjoyed a reputation as a highly competent and diligent administrator.He initiated ambitious infrastructure projects in Punjab and was noted for his efficient governance.He was nominated as the Leader of the Opposition after the 2018 election.

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Arrival of the Honourable Prime Minister Islamic Republic of Pakistan and National Anthem

  • 28 June, 2022
  • 10:00 - 10:05
  • Jinnah Convention Center, Islamabad