Consequent upon the advice of the Chief Minister, Punjab to the Governor of the Punjab under clause (1) of Article 112 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab stands dissolved on 14 January 2023 at 2210 hours at the expiration of forty-eight hours after the Chief Minister has so advised.



Dr. Najma Afzal Khan


Assembly Tenure: 2013-2018 (16th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Member: Health, Social Welfare and Bait-ul-Maal
  • Academic Qualifications
  • MBBS
  • Profession(s)
  • Doctor
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz)
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Email
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Children
  • 4
  • Date of Birth
  • 1st October 1952
  • Place of Birth
  • Faisalabad
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 1st June 2013

Personal Career & Interests

Dr Najma Afzal Khan wife of Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan was born at Faisalabad. She obtained the degree of MBBS in 1976 from Liaquat Medical College, Hyderabad, Jamshoro; attended one year Diploma Course in (Child Health) from Postgraduate Medical Institute, Lahore during 1985-86; and Hospital Management Course from NIPA, Lahore during 1996. She served as General Physician, Ministry of Health, Government of Saudi Arabia, Riyadh during 1978-85. She has been serving as Member, Board of Management, Allied and DHQ Hospital and Nursing Schools Faisalabad since 2011. A political activist and a women’s rights campaigner, who functioned as Chairperson, Management Committee of Women Crises Center during 2008-14; as Member, Zakat & Ushr Committee, District Faisalabad during 2010-13; and has been elected as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in general elections 2013 against one of the seats reserved for women. She has activiely participated in flood relief efforts at Muzaffargarh and Isa Khel during 2010. She has travelled to UK, USA, France, Italy, Switzerland, Germany, Norway, Austria, Egypt, Dubai, Saudi Arabia and Singapore. She has visited Sri Lanka and Malaysia to attend Commonwealth Parliamentary Association Conferences. Her husband was Member of Punjab Assembly during 1997-99, 2008-13 and is a sitting MNA.

Permanent Contact

  1. Sahil Hospital Building, P.O. Islamnagar, Sheikhupura Road, Faisalabad

0345-7772233 (Mobile), 041-8782040-45 (Work)

Previous Official Positions

Official Body Post Duration
Health Department House Officer Medicine, DHQ Hospital, Faisalabad 1977-1978
Health Department General Physician, Ministry of Health, Govt. of Saudi Arabia 1978-1985

Positions Held in External Bodies

Organization Post Tenure
Women Crises Center, Faisalabad Chairperson
Women Crises Center, Faisalabad Member, Management Committee 2008-2013
Zakat Ushr Committee Member 2010-2013
Pakistan Muslim League (N), Faisalabad Senior Vice President, Women Wing 2008- till date
Pakistan Muslim League (N), Women Wing, Faisalabad Coordinator NA-82 2008- till date
Saahil Hospital Faisalabad Director & Chief Executive 1990-2013
Allied & DHQ Hospital and Nursing School, Faisalabad Member, Board of Management 2011-till date

Visits to other countries

Country Purpose of Visit Duration
United States Private Tour 1995, 2000, 2005, 2008
Austria Private Tour 1980
Egypt Private Tour 2012
France Private Tour 1980, 2011
Germany Private Tour 2011
Italy Private Tour 1980
Malaysia To attend Common Wealth Conference 2008
Netherlands Private Tour 2008
Saudi Arabia Worked for Ministry of Health 1979-1986
Saudi Arabia Umrah 1987, 2002, 2011
Switzerland Private Tour 1980
United Kingdom Private Tour 1980

Relatives in present or past assemblies

Relationship Name Parliament Designation Period
Husband Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan, MPA Provincial Assembly of the Punjab 1997-1999, 2008-2013
Husband Rana Muhammad Afzal Khan, MNA National Assembly of Pakistan 2013-till date