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Daniyal Aziz

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Daniyal Aziz
MNA
Member of the National Assembly of Pakistan
Assumed office
1 June 2013
Personal details
Nationality Pakistani
Political party Pakistan Muslim League (N)

Daniyal Aziz Choudhry (Urdu: دانیال عزیز چوہدری‎) is a Pakistani politician who has been serving as a member of the National Assembly since 1997 from Narowal as a member of the Pakistan Muslim League.

Early life and education[edit]

Choudhry was born to politician Anwar Aziz Chaudhry, who once served in the Pakistani federal cabinet, and an American mother.[1][2]

Political career[edit]

Choudhry was elected as a member of the National Assembly for the first time in the 1997 general election from the constituency NA-91 Narowal-II on an independent ticket.[3]

He was re-elected as a member of the National Assembly for the second time in the 2002 general election from the constituency NA-116 Narowal-II on an independent seat and later joined PML-Q.[4] He previously served as the chairman of the National Reconstruction Bureau.[1][5][6]

In the 2008 general election, Choudhry ran for the seat of the National Assembly for the third time on the PML-Q ticket but was defeated.[7][8] In March 2013, he joined PML-N.[5] In the 2013 election, Choudhry was elected as a member of the National Assembly for the third time on the PML-N ticket from constituency NA-116 Narowal-II.[9][10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Inter-PML fight in Narowal". DAWN.COM. 23 August 2005. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  2. ^ "Daniyal holds dual nationality, fake degree: report". Daily Times. 2 June 2016. Retrieved 22 March 2017. 
  3. ^ "List of Member - 11th National Assembly from 1997 to 1999" (PDF). National Assembly of Pakistan. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  4. ^ "Daniyal blames Chaudhrys for defeat". The News. 3 March 2008. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  5. ^ a b "Danial Aziz joins PML-N". The Nation. 23 March 2013. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  6. ^ "Local body elections: SC to hear case on 'grassroots democracy' - The Express Tribune". The Express Tribune. 2 July 2012. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  7. ^ "PM still bent upon honouring NRO beneficiaries". The News. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  8. ^ "Daniyal urges ECP to settle his dispute within 10 days". DAWN.COM. 29 October 2012. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  9. ^ "N sweeps 24 seats of Sialkot, Narowal". The Nation. 13 May 2013. Retrieved 1 February 2017. 
  10. ^ "Pakistan Elections: Nawaz Sharif holds talks to form government". Emirates 24/7. 12 May 2013. Retrieved 1 February 2017.