Mahmood Khan Achakzai

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Mahmood Khan Achakzai
محمود خان اڅکزی
Member of the National Assembly
Incumbent
Assumed office
11 May 2013
Preceded by Syed Nasir Ali Shah
Constituency Constituency NA-259 [1]
Personal details
Born 1948 (age 66–67)
Gulistan, Balochistan
Nationality Pakistan Pakistani
Political party Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party
Children 5
Alma mater UET, Peshawar
Profession Politician
Religion Islam

Mahmood Khan Achakzai (Pashto: محمود خان اڅکزی‎, Urdu: محمود خان اچکزئی‎) is a Pashtun politician. He is the leader and the chairman of Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party, a Pasthun Nationalist Party based in Balochistan, Pakistan. The son of activist Abdul Samad Khan Achakzai, Achakzai remained a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan three times from his hometown of Qilla Abdullah and Quetta. He was the only Pashtun Nationalist MNA to be elected in 2002 elections in which Pashtun belt was swept by a religious party Muttahida Majlis-e-Amal (MMA). [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.na.gov.pk/en/profile.php?uid=923#
  2. ^ "The dissenting voice". The News. 21 December 2008. Retrieved 11 January 2013.