Sheikh Allauddin son of Sheikh Rafi-ud-Din was born on August 1, 1947 at Gharonda, District Karnal, East Punjab, India. He obtained the degree of MA (Political Science) in 1970 from University of the Punjab, Lahore. A businessman and a landlord, who remained Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab during 2005-07 and 2008-13 and has returned for the third consecutive term to the Punjab Assembly in general elections 2013 and is functioning as Minister for Industries, Commerce and Investment. He also served as Chairman, Punjab Land Development Company. He has visited USA, UK, KSA, South Africa, Australia, Morocco and Bali.