Sahibzada Farooq Ali

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Sahibzada Farooq Ali صاهب زادا فاروق علی
Speaker of the National Assembly
In office
9 August 1973 – 27 March 1977
Deputy Ashraf Khatoon Abbasi
Preceded by Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry
Succeeded by Malik Meraj Khalid
Personal details
Born (1931-09-05) September 5, 1931 (age 85)
Ghakhar Mandi, British Raj
(now Pakistan)
Political party Pakistan Peoples Party

Sahibzada Farooq Ali (born September 5, 1931)[1] was the ninth Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan.[2] He was elected from the city of Multan. He belonged to Toor Tribe and was originally from the Wayanwali village[citation needed] near Ghakhar Mandi, Teh Wazirabad.

Career[edit]

Ali was the head of the Information and Public Relations department and the Arts and Culture department for Multan and Bahawalpur before going to the parliament.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Biographical Encyclopedia of Pakistan. Biographical Research Institute, Pakistan for International Publishers (Pakistan) Limited. 1985. p. 29. 
  2. ^ "Speakers / Presidents". National Assembly of Pakistan. Retrieved 18 February 2011. 
Political offices
Preceded by
Fazal Ilahi Chaudhry
Speaker of the National Assembly
1973–1977
Succeeded by
Malik Meraj Khalid