Ms. Rashida Khanam


Assembly Tenure: 2018-2023 (17th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Member: Labour and Human Resource, Primary and Secondary Healthcare, Mines and Minerals, Revenue, Relief and Consolidation, Higher Education
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Email
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Mr Zahir Khan
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 15th August 2018

Personal Career & Interests

Ms Rashida Khanam wife of Mr Zahir Khan was born on August 18, 1953 in Lahore. She graduated from University of the Punjab, Lahore. A social worker, who has been elected as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in General Elections 2018 against one of the seats reserved for women. She belongs to a family of politicians and saints. Her father, Mr Altaf-ur-Rehman Khan was Chief Minister of Malir Kotla State of India before partition; and her grandfather was a well-known saint. Her uncle, Nawabzada Nasrullah Khan remained Member, Punjab Legislative Assembly during 1951-55 and Member National Assembly of Pakistan during 1962-64, 1977, 1988-90 and 1993-96. Her cousin, Nawabzada Mansoor Ahmed Khan served as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab for four consecutive terms during 1988-99; and functioned as Minister for Revenue during 1993-96 and is a sitting MPA from PP-271.

Permanent Contact

  1. H.No.134-B, Model Town, Lahore

042-35850270 (Res), 0304-0072389 (Other)