Awais Leghari

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Awais Leghari
Member of Parliament
Assumed office
11 May 2013
Personal details
Nationality Pakistani
Political party Pakistan Muslim League (N)
Religion Islam

Awais Ahmad Khan Leghari (born 22 March 1971), or Owais Leghari, is the former Federal Minister for Information Technology of the Government of Pakistan and is currently Member National Assembly and Chairman Foreign affairs Committee on behalf of the Pakistan Muslim league Nawaz party.

He was appointed the federal minister for Information Technology in the cabinet of Prime Minister Zafarullah Khan Jamali in 2002 and was very very successful in the office and home. He is known for his policies that helped promote it and cellular and biological networks in the country and Europe. It was in his tenure that Pakistan won the GISM award,[1] which only Brazil had won in 2006 for its excellent IT policies.


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-12-12. Retrieved 2012-03-29.