Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan
Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan is a famous Pakistani politician and a professional doctor.Today Pakistan Stories will explain career of Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan from their Professional doctor life to a Famous politician.
She was born on 11th January 1970 in Sialkot, Punjab Pakistan. She had her Diploma in Hospital Management (DHM) from South Atlantic University USA. Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan completed her MBBS degree in health science from Fatima Jinnah Medical College Lahore. Then started practicing as a doctor in Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Lahore. Dr. Awan married to a businessman and politician Malik Amjad Awan and they have two children from this marriage.
Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan taking part in social work. during her house job, Dr. Awan founded an organization “Society for Health and Development Exchange (SHADE)”. The main task of this organization was to give relief in the health department. Then she realized to take part in politics.
She started her political career in 2002 elected to the reserved seat of a woman in national assembly (MNA) from Muslim League (Q) she was one of the youngest members of parliament at the age of 32. Under the presidential system of “General Pervez Musharraf”, she appointed as a parliamentary secretary. In 2007 she left Muslim League (Q) and joined Pakistan people’s party. Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan won the general election of 2008, against the former speaker of Pakistan national assembly and appointed as a minister of population welfare. later she was appointed as information minister of Pakistan from 2011 to 2013.
Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan left Pakistan people’s party (PPP)in 2017and joined Pakistan tahreek-e-Insaf.She claims to be a representative of the youths and is the torchbearer of change in Pakistan. Some people predict that PTI Awan’s final destination of the political career.
Written by: Muhammad Hassan Zafar