Syed Raza Ali Gillani

PP-187 (Okara-III)

Assembly Tenure: 2013-2018 (16th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Minister: Higher Education
    Member: Housing, Urban Development and Public Health Engineering , Services & General Administration
  • Profession(s)
  • Businessperson
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz)
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Email
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Syed Afzal Ali Gillani
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Date of Birth
  • 30th April 1975
  • Place of Birth
  • Lahore
  • Religion
  • Islam

Personal Career & Interests

Syed Raza Ali Gillani son of Syed Afzaal Ali Shah Gillani was born on April 30, 1975. After acquiring his early education from Aitchison College, Lahore, he graduated in 1995 from Government College, Lahore. He served as Nazim, Union Council No.110, Hujra during 2000-01; as Member of Punjab Assembly during 2002-07 and 2008-13 and functioned as Minister for Housing, Urban Development & Public Health Engineering during 2003-07. He became Minister at very young age. An agriculturist, who has returned to Punjab Assembly for the third consecutive term in general elections 2013 and is functioning as Minister for Higher Education. He has extensively travelled abroad and visited Germany, USA, Australia, UK, Turkey, and UAE and has attended various National & International Seminars/Conferences. His father served as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab successively from 1985 to 1999 and also functioned as Minister for Health and Communication & Works during 1985-87; as Minister for Housing, Physical and Environmental Planning during 1988-90; and as Minister for Housing & Physical Planning during 1997-99. His family is successively winning this Provincial seat from 1985.

Permanent Contact

  1. Mohallah Syedan Wala, Hujra Shah Muqeem, Tehsil Depalpur, District Okara

042-99239363 (Resident), 0300-8406222 (Mobile), 0321-4066656 (Mobile), 042-35748486 (Fax)

Present Contact

  1. 119-Old Eden Avenue Airport Road Defence Lahore

Previous Official Positions

Official Body Post Duration
District Council Nazim 2000-2001
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab Minister for Housing & Urban Development 2002-2007
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 2008-2013

Visits to other countries

Country Purpose of Visit Duration
United States Official Meeting 2004
Iran, Islamic Republic of Official Meeting 2009
Malaysia Private Tour 2006
Saudi Arabia Private Tour
Turkey Official Meeting 2005
United Arab Emirates Private Tour