Mian Mahmood ur Rashid son of Mian Muhammad Rashid was born on April 21, 1954 in Lahore. He obtained the degree of B.A (Hons) in 1975 and that of MA (Economics) in 1978 from University of the Punjab, Lahore. A businessman, who served twice as Nazim, Lahore Metropolitan during 1983- 91; as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab for two consecutive terms during 1988-90 and 1990-93. He has returned to Punjab Assembly for the third term in general elections 2013 and is functioning as Leader of the Opposition and Chairman, Public Accounts Committee-I. He has travelled to USA, UK, Switzerland and Saudi Arabia.