Aftab Hall is named after Aftab Ahmad Khan who was the University's second Vice-Chancellor. It goes to credit of the shaheeds legacy that large public gatherings every year commemorate his death anniversary. See Aftab Ahmed Khan Latest News, Photos, Biography, Videos and Wallpapers. Sherpao’s PPP-Sherpao was renamed Quami Watan Party in a well-attended convention at his residence in Hayatabad. that Manzur Qadir told Field Marshall Ayub Khan in a cabinet meeting on the budget that the finance minister, Mohammad Shoaib, could have wiped out the deficit in the budget by taking into account his personality on the asset side. See Aftab Ahmed Khan Latest News, Photos, Biography, Videos and Wallpapers. An officer of the Indian Police Service, Khan was a Deputy Inspector General of Police in Maharashtra state in the 1980s. Lt. General Aftab Ahmad Khan was married to Nasreen Hayat Khan in 1960 and had a daughter Umbereen A. Khan and a son Shahbaz A. Khan. He was re-elected to Pakistan’s National Assembly and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Assembly in the 2008 elections. Gultekin Khan, ex-wife of popular late writer Humayun Ahmed, has tied the knot at 56 for the second time with Aftab Ahmad, an additional secretary of the Ministry of Youth and Sports. He is the son of noted political figure Nisar Mohammad Khan. ATTOCK, Sept 30: Member of National Assembly (MNA) Sheikh Aftab Ahmed from Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has started introducing his son in high-level official meetings, it has been learnt. This was the first historic event of its kind that opened a channel of people-to-people dialogue in which around 700 people including members of the parliaments, political parties, religious scholars, tribal elders, provincial councils, civil society and business community of both countries participated. American Center Attack: Death Sentence of Two Convicts Commuted, India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday May 21, 2014. Pakistan's former Interior Minister Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao and his son had a narrow escape when a suicide bomber blew himself up near their … The Aam Aadmi Party or AAP today announced names of four candidates, including a former IAF personnel and a student, for the Delhi Assembly polls slated later this year. Aftab Ahmad survived the blast, but his younger son Mustafa Khan Sherpao, was injured. Despite Sherpao’s efforts and a succession of calls by a number of leaders on both sides of the border, the Jirga has not been convened again. Sikander hayat khan the son of aftab ahmed khan sherpao is a political voice and force to reckon with and recognised as the voice of pukhtoon rights .The hallmark of his political acumen rests in avoiding negative politics. The then Prime Minister of Pakistan Zulfikar Ali Bhutto asked him to take an early retirement from his military career and afterwards nominated him as Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) provincial vice-president. Sikandar Hayat Sherpao elected as the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa president of the QWP and Bakht Baidar Khan as the secretary general KPK. Differences with Benazir Bhutto and PPP (Sherpao). Aftab Ahmad survived the blast, but his younger son Mustafa Khan Sherpao, was injured. Jamiluddin, has been sent to 30 years in jail without remission. After passing out from Pakistan Military Academy with 34th Long Course in 1965, he joined Armoured Corps in the Probyns Horse Regiment, seeing action in both the ’65 and ’71 wars. She spent her childhood in Aftab Manzil, named after her maternal great-grandfather Aftab Ahmed Khan, who built the house in 1904. The family belongs to the prominent Muhammadzai tribe with his father Khan Bahadur Ghulam Haider Khan being one of the most influential leaders in NWFP supporting the Pakistan movement. Lieutenant General Aftab Ahmed Khan, son of the late KB Mian Altaf Hussain, PCS (REtd) was born in October 1923. Four suspects, Usman Ali Baba son of Ali Mohammad Baba residence Wanabal Srinagar; Kateeb Ali Buch son of Nasir Jan Buch residence Wanabal Srinagar, Omar Aftab Dar so of Aftab Ahmad Dar residence Hyderpora Srinagar including drugs dealer Reyaz Ahmad Dar son of Mahd Ramzan Dar residence Hassanpora tavela Bijbehera have been arrested, the statement reads. Aftab’s family tree and cross-marriages in other influential families has given him a unique edge over his political opponents. Lieutenant-General Aftab Ahmad Khan was a retired Pakistan Army Infantry Officer, born in Batala, Gurdaspur District, British India on 22 October 1923 to the illustrious family of Khan Bahadur Mian Altaf Hussain Khan (1874–1946) and Mehndi Begum.. Dayan Sherpao ( Islamabad,Pakistan) Sunday, February 13, 2011 3:55:10 PM (MDT - USA): Mr. Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao, a great pukhtoon leader, fighting for pukhtoons rights from PPP's platform. Ahead Of Pakistan Polls, 2 PML-N Candidates Escape Assassination Attempt, World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 17, 2018. 1247,1248 On 21 December 2007, Eid al-Adha, a suicide bomb blast targeting Aftab Ahmad killed at least 57 and injured over 100 at Jamia Masjid Sherpao, located in District Charsadda in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. His eldest son, Sikandar Hayat Khan Sherpao, has already jumped into provincial politics and has been elected to the provincial assembly of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa twice besides having served as senior minister. Over a period of 12 years he rose to the rank of Major. Apart from the poetry of Ghalib which Aftab Ahmed Khan recited all the time, he was a mine of stories from the corridors of power, e.g. Differences with Benazir Bhutto and PPP (Sherpao) His father Khan Bahadur Ghulam Haider Khan Sherpao was a key figure in the Pakistan freedom movement and an influential political leader. With 160 years of incredible history, LCGG is a school with a distinctive character. Subsequently after a cabinet re-shuffle in 2005, he was appointed as the federal interior minister. While commuting their death sentence, the court ordered one of the two convicts, Aftab Ahmed Ansari to spend his entire life in jail. He took an extra-nationalist line to appease the nationalist forces, hostile to his party and thus broadened his own political base and that of the PPP in their stronghold areas. It was in 1988 elections to the Provincial Assembly that he orchestrated the downfall of the establishment backed Pakistan Muslim League (PML) and became the Chief Minister of the province. He was re-elected to Pakistan’s National Assembly and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Assembly in the 2008 elections. Scheherazade Begum studied law at Oxford and became a barrister and has taught law at AMU. Two men convicted of the 2002 attack on the American Center in Kolkata won't hang, the Supreme Court ruled today. Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao (Pashto: آفتاب احمد خان شېرپاو‎; Urdu: آفتاب احمد خان شیر پائو ‎) (born 20 August 1941)[2] is a senior Pakistani political leader, the head of Qaumi Watan Party, and was the 35th Federal Interior Minister of Pakistan. It goes to credit of the shaheeds legacy that large public gatherings every year commemorate his death anniversary. He is credited with having initiated and executed a number of people friendly development schemes varying in scale and significance. In 1928-29, when Sahibzada Shamshad Ahmad Khan, son of Sahibzada Aftab Ahmad Khan constructed the Shamshad Market in the premises of University for the benefits of AMU fraternity, he persuaded the owner of EBH to shift his shop at Shamshad Market to fulfill the need and requirement of students. ... Shah Rukh Khan's wife Gauri Khan and their youngest son AbRam Khan … Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao, being a prominent and respected Pashtun leader as well as being a pioneer of this cause was given the honour of being nominated chairman of this Pak-Afghan Joint Peace Jirga. This jirga was aimed at removing differences between the two countries and bring Pashtuns on both sides of the border together to tackle problems and end terrorism and extremism. He was a key political figure of Movement for the Restoration of Democracy (MRD) from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao was elected as chairman whereas; Aneesa Zeb Tahirkheli as the secretary general and Abdul Malik Khan the central senior vice-president. It was in 1988 elections to the Provincial Assembly that he orchestrated the downfall of the establishment backed Pakistan Muslim League (PML) and became the Chief Minister of the province. Pakistan's former Interior Minister Aftab Ahmed Khan Sherpao and his son had a narrow escape when a suicide bomber blew himself up near their … Afzal Ekram Uddin - Bureaucrat - son of Syed Ikram Uddin Ahmad - Quetta - Arrest Warrant Date: 29 September 2000. Aftab’s whole family is talented. Aftab’s family has for long been a prominent and influential family in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. A father-son duo, both PML-N candidates for the July 25 elections, narrowly escaped an assassination attempt after unidentified gunmen opened fire on their car when they were returning from an election rally in Pakistan's Punjab province, according to a media report today. Ayesha Noor is married with Chaudhary Muneebulhaq son of former MPA. Aftab Manzil, Aligarh – residence of Aftab Ahmed Khan, second VC of Aligarh University and father of Anis Ahmed Known as A.A. Khan in military circles, Anis Ahmed was the 24th Indian and 11th Muslim to be commissioned from the RMA with the Indian Army number IA 419. He was once again elected as the Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in 1994. Sir Syed Ahmed Khan, the founder of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) was Scheherazade Alim’s paternal great, great-grandfather. Aftab himself is the son-in-law of the brother of Sardar Abdur Rab Nishtar, one of the pioneers of the Pakistan freedom movement. Militant attacks on Sherpao This is her second marriage, after 16 years of divorce from Humayun Ahmed whom she had married in 1976. A little before 10 pm on Monday, passengers in an AirAsia flight were horrified to see a man suddenly leaping up and trying to wrench open the emergency door while the plane was still mid-air, preparing to land at Jharkhand's Ranchi. He was a key political figure of Movement for the Restoration of Democracy (MRD) from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Aftab’s family tree and cross-marriages in other influential families has given him a unique edge over his political opponents. The other, Mohd. In Election 2013, Sherpao made an impressive showing where 8 members were elected as KPK assembly through general seats and Aftab Sherpao won seat in National Assembly. Gultekin Khan, ex-wife of popular late writer Humayun Ahmed, has tied the knot at 56 for the second time with Aftab Ahmad, an additional secretary of the Ministry of Youth and Sports. In addition to this charge, Sherpao was also made Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Northern Areas & States and Frontier Regions (KANA & SAFRON) and Inter-Provincial Coordination. Aftab Khan was educated at Lawrence College Murree, Edwardes College, Peshawar and Pakistan Military Academy, Kakul, Abbottabad. Contents. [1] The attack shook his confidence in Musharraf’s policy toward the militants, which has included a series of peace deals and has prompted Sherpao to support a 15-page document also presented to the US National Security Council in June 2007 warning that Islamists are spreading beyond the country’s lawless tribal areas and that without “swift and decisive action,” the growing militancy could engulf the rest of the country. On 28 April 2007 he was injured in a suicide attack in his home area of Charsadda, 18 miles northeast of Peshawar, the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. During his two terms as Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa he is generally considered to have been a sharp administrator and difficult task master. His son, Asfandyar Wali Khan, also faced defeat in the 2002 general elections at the hands of Maulana Gohar Shah of the Mutahidda Majlis-i-Amal, an alliance of several religious parties. Later Sherpao established his own party Qaumi Watan Party. Known as A.A. 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