Arif Alvi

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Arif Alvi
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Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan
Assumed office
1 June 2013
Preceded by Khushbakht Shujaat
Constituency Constituency NA-250 Karachi
Personal details
Nationality Pakistan
Political party Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf flag.PNG Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf
Occupation dentist

Dr. Arif Alvi (Urdu: عارف علوی) is a Pakistani politician and dentist. A member of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Alvi has been a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan from Constituency NA-250 since 2013.

Political career[edit]

Alvi started his political career as a polling agent.[1]

Alvi is one of the founding members of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.[2][1]

He was previously secretary general of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.[3][4]

He was elected as the member of the National Assembly of Pakistan for the first time in Pakistani general election, 2013 on Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf ticket from Constituency NA-250.[5][6] Alvi was the only PTI member to win a National Assembly seat from Sindh in 2013 elections.[7]

In 2016, he was made president of PTI Sindh chapter.[2]

Dental career[edit]

He was the president of the Asia-Pacific Dental Federation[8] and of of the Pakistan Dental Association.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Extraordinary Pakistanis: Dr Arif Alvi - The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 25 June 2015. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  2. ^ a b "Political reshuffle Dr Arif Alvi new PTI Sindh president - The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 9 August 2016. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  3. ^ "Imran Khan: the myth and the reality". DAWN.COM. 6 November 2011. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  4. ^ "Social media wars: To end mud-slinging, PTI issues a code of conduct - The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 5 January 2013. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  5. ^ "Karachi partial re-polling: PTI's Arif Alvi wins NA-250 seat - The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 20 May 2013. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  6. ^ "NA-250 PTI candidate Arif Alvi wins". DAWN.COM. 20 May 2013. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  7. ^ "Pyrrhic victory? The battle for NA-250". DAWN.COM. 21 May 2013. Retrieved 26 February 2017. 
  8. ^ "KARACHI: Reserved seats for girls in medical colleges likely". DAWN.COM. 31 July 2006. Retrieved 26 February 2017.