Malik Muhammad Iqbal Channar

PP-272 (Bahawalpur-VI)

Assembly Tenure: 2013-2018 (16th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Minister: Cooperatives
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz)
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Email
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Malik Faiz Muhammad Channar
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Children
  • 5
  • Date of Birth
  • 9th September 1956
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 1st June 2013

Personal Career & Interests

Malik Muhammad Iqbal Channer son of Malik Faiz Muhammad Channer was born on March 15, 1950 at Bahawalpur. He obtained the degree of LL.B. in 1971 from Wallayat Hussain Islamia Law College, Multan. An agriculturist, who served as Member, District Council during 1983-91 for two terms; as Chairman, Market Committee during 1990-94; and as Nazim, Union Council No.27 Bahawalpur City during 2001-02. He remained Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab during 2002-07 and 2008-13; and served as Minister for Special Education and Prisons during 2008-13. He has returned to Punjab Assembly for the third consecutive term in general elections 2013 and is functioning as Minister for Cooperatives.

Permanent Contact

  1. Room No.6, Minister Block Punjab Civil Secretariat, Lahore
  2. Basti Bandra Faizabad, Multan Road, District Bahawalpur
  3. 1-Upper Mall, Lahore062-9255500,

062-9255500 (Resident), 062-2882156 (Resident)

Previous Official Positions

Official Body Post Duration
District Council Member District Bahawalpur 1983-1987, 1987-1991, 1991-1995
Local Government Nazim Union Coucil No.27, Bahawalpur City 2001-2002
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 2002-2007
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab Provincial Minister for Special Education, Prisions 2008-2013

Visits to other countries

Country Purpose of Visit Duration
Saudi Arabia Umrah 2007
United Kingdom Private Tour 2012