Consequent upon the advice of the Chief Minister, Punjab to the Governor of the Punjab under clause (1) of Article 112 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab stands dissolved on 14 January 2023 at 2210 hours at the expiration of forty-eight hours after the Chief Minister has so advised.
Malik Zaheer Iqbal Channer son of Malik Muhammad Iqbal Channer was born on August 30, 1983 at Bahawalpur. He graduated in 2005 from Sadiq Egerton College, Bahawalpur. An agriculturist, a landlord and a politician, who has been elected as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in General Elections 2018. His father remained Member, Punjab Assembly for three consecutive terms during 2002-18; and functioned as Minister for Special Education and Prisons during 2008-13; as Minister for Cooperatives during 2013-18. His brother, Malik Munir Iqbal Channer remained Deputy Mayor, Bahawalpur.