Gul Hameed Khan Rokhri

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Gul Hameed Khan Rokhri is a Pakistani politician. Throughout his political career, he has been a member of the Provincial Assembly, been elected as an MNA, and then later became the Punjab Revenue, Relief & Consolidations Minister. Currently, he is the Chairman of the District Council of Mianwali district having been elected in 2016.

Gul Hameed Khan Rokhri comes from a well-known Pashtun family.

His family has a strong political background. He is the son of Ghulam Haider Khan of Rokhri and is the nephew of Amir Abdullah Khan Rokhri. His son Humair Hayat Khan Rokhri was a former District Nazim of Mianwali, and was a member of the National Assembly from 2008-2013. His cousin, the late Aamir Hayat Khan Rokhri was an MPA. His son-in-law, Chaudhry Shafaat Hussain, has been the District Nazim of Gujrat.

He has previously served as the Vice Chairman of the District Council of Mianwali from 1965–69, and was the Chairman from 1983–87. He has been elected to the Provincial Assembly six times and was elected as an MNA in the elections of 1990. He also functioned as Advisor to Chief Minister during 1986–88 and as Minister for Food, Punjab during 1989–90.

In the 2002 general elections, Gul Hameed Khan Rokhri won two seats – PP44, PP45. He vacated PP44 and retained PP45. He was later made the Punjab Revenue, Relief & Consolidations Minister.[1]

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  1. ^ "Indus rising at Guddu, Sukkur posing Flood threats in Pakistan". Pakistan Times. 12 July 2005. Retrieved 25 January 2011.