| Mamnoon Hussain|
| Babar Ghauri|
Pakistan Muslim League
| October 9, 1973 (age 42)
Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan, (1973-10-09) |
Rana Tanveer Hussain, Ahsan Iqbal, Muhammad Zia‑ul‑Haq, Shahbaz Bhatti
University of the Punjab
Kamran Michael Wikipedia
Kamran Michael (Urdu: کامران مائیکل) is a Pakistani politician who is the current Minister for Statistics, in office since August 2017. He previously served as the Minister for Human Rights in the third Sharif ministry from 2013 to 2017. A member of the Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz), Michael held the cabinet portfolio of Minister for Ports and Shipping from 2013 to 2016.
Michael has been an elected member of the Senate of Pakistan on minorities seat since 2012 and has served as the Provincial Minister for Minorities Affairs, Human Rights, Women development, Social Welfare and Finance in the Provincial Assembly of Punjab.
Michael started his political career in 2001 after getting elected as Councillor. Later he was elected as Member of Lahore District Council.
Michael was elected as member of the Provincial Assembly of Punjab for the first time in Pakistani general election, 2002 on one of the eight seats reserved for minorities. He was re-elected as the member of the Punjab Assembly for a second term in Pakistani general election, 2008. He was appointed as provincial minister for human rights, provincial minister for Minority Affairs, provincial minister for Social Welfare and provincial minister for Women development in the Punjab cabinet. In 2010, he was appointed as the provincial minister for Finance
Michael was elected member of the Senate of Pakistan in 2012 for the first time on one of the ten seats reserved for minorities after assassination of Shahbaz Bhatti. Upon PML-N victory in the Pakistani general election, 2013, Michael was made the Minister for Ports and Shipping in June 2013 where he served until May 2016. In 2016, he was appointed as Minister for Human Rights.
He had ceased to hold ministerial office in July 2017 when the federal cabinet was disbanded following the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif after Panama Papers case decision. Following the election of Shahid Khaqan Abbasi as Prime Minister of Pakistan in August 2017, he was inducted into the federal cabinet of Abbasi. He was appointed as the Federal Minister for Statistics.