Aftab Shaban Mirani

Aftab Shaban Mirani (Urdu: آفتاب شعبان ميرانی‎) is a Pakistani politician who has been a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan since August 2018. Previously, he was a member of the National Assembly from May 2014 to May 2018. He served as 18th Chief Minister of Sindh in 1990.

Aftab Shahban Mirani
19th Minister of Defense
In office
19 October 1993 – 5 November 1996
Prime MinisterBenazir Bhutto
Preceded byGhous Ali Shah
Succeeded byShahid Hamid (caretaker)
Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan
Assumed office
13 August 2013
ConstituencyNA-202 (Qambar Shahdadkot-I)
In office
12 May 2014 – 31 May 2018
Personal details
NationalityPakistani
Political partyPakistan Peoples Party

Political careerEdit

Mirani served as Chief Minister of Sindh in 1990.[1]

He served as Defence Minister of Pakistan in Benazir Bhutto's government from October 1993 to November 1996.[1]

Mirani was elected to the National Assembly of Pakistan from the Constituency NA-202 (Shikarpur-I) in 2008 Pakistani general election.[2]

Mirani was re-elected to the National Assembly from the Constituency NA-202 (Shikarpur-I)] in 2013 Pakistani general election.[3][4][5]

He was re-elected to the National Assembly as a candidate of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) from Constituency NA-202 (Qambar Shahdadkot-I) in 2018 Pakistani general election.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Pakistani rulers who also remained defence ministers". www.thenews.com.pk. 15 April 2014. Archived from the original on 12 September 2017. Retrieved 8 May 2017.
  2. ^ "KARACHI: SHC orders survey in land dispute case". DAWN.COM. 24 May 2008. Archived from the original on 12 September 2017. Retrieved 8 May 2017.
  3. ^ Soomro, Rahmatullah (27 May 2015). "Mirani retains NA-202 after re-checking of rejected votes". DAWN.COM. Archived from the original on 7 April 2017. Retrieved 8 May 2017.
  4. ^ "PML-N takes lead as PTI, PPP trail". www.thenews.com.pk. Archived from the original on 23 August 2017. Retrieved 8 May 2017.
  5. ^ "Invalid votes: Court seeks ECP comments on re-election in NA-202 Shikarpur – The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 11 July 2014. Archived from the original on 23 August 2017. Retrieved 8 May 2017.
  6. ^ "PPPP's Aftab Shahban Mirani wins NA-202 election". Associated Press Of Pakistan. 27 July 2018. Retrieved 3 August 2018.
Political offices
Preceded by
Qaim Ali Shah
Chief Minister of Sindh
1990
Succeeded by
Jam Sadiq Ali
Preceded by
Ghous Ali Shah
Defence Minister of Pakistan
1993–1996
Succeeded by
Shahid Hamid
(Caretaker)