Sajid Nawaz

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Sajid Nawaz

MNA
Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan
Assumed office
1 June 2013
ConstituencyNA-3 (Peshawar-III)
Personal details
Born (1975-03-25) 25 March 1975 (age 45)[1]
NationalityPakistani
Political partyPakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf

Sajid Nawaz Khan (Urdu: ساجد نواز خان‎; born 25 March 1975) is a Pakistani politician and a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan since June 2013.

Early life and education[change | change source]

Khan was born on 25 March 1975[1] to a politician Haji Mohammad Nawaz.[2] He has a degree of Master of Business Administration.[2]

Political career[change | change source]

He joined politics after the death of his father Haji Mohammad Nawaz.[2] He ran for the seat of Provincial Assembly of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as an independent candidate from constituency PF-7 (Peshawar-VII) in Pakistani general election, 2008 but was unsuccessful.[2] He got 2,038 and lost the seat to a candidate of Pakistan Peoples Party.[3]

He later joined Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and was awarded a PTI ticket to run in 2013 election despite opposition from the PTI Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.[2]

He was elected to the National Assembly of Pakistan as a candidate of PTI from Constituency NA-3 NA-3 (Peshawar-III) in Pakistani general election, 2013.[4][5][6] He got 66,528 votes.[7]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Detail Information". www.pildat.org. PILDAT. Archived from the original on 10 July 2017. Retrieved 24 April 2017.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 "The debutantes in the National Assembly". DAWN.COM. 2 June 2013. Retrieved 13 March 2017.
  3. "2008 election result" (PDF). Retrieved 28 January 2018.
  4. "PTI wins two more NA seats from Peshawar". Express Tribube. 11 May 2013. Retrieved 19 December 2015.
  5. "Polling results a shock for major parties in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa". DAWN.COM. 13 May 2013. Retrieved 13 March 2017.
  6. "Pakistan General Elections 2013 - Detailed results". DAWN.COM. 12 May 2013. Retrieved 3 March 2017.
  7. "2013 NA election result" (PDF). ECP. Retrieved 28 January 2018.