Mrs.‏ Shunila Ruth


Assembly Tenure: 2013-2018 (16th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Member: Human Rights and Minorities Affairs, House Committee
  • Academic Qualifications
  • MA
  • Profession(s)
  • Social Worker
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Email
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Clarence Rufin
  • Date of Birth
  • 30th June 1953
  • Place of Birth
  • Gujranwala
  • Religion
  • Christianity
  • Took oath on
  • 1st June 2013

Personal Career & Interests

Mrs Shunila Ruth wife of Mr Clarence Rufin was born on June 30, 1953 at Gujranwala. She graduated from Kinnaird College for Women, Lahore in 1973 and obtained the degree of M.A (English) in 1976 from Forman Christian College, Lahore. She has served as teacher in different private schools and remained associated with various private organizations. She served as General Secretary as well as President, Young Women Christian Association, Karachi and Lahore; as Member, Women Task Force on women empowerment, Government of the Punjab during 2000-03; and is serving various Church Committees and Boards. Currently, she is working as the National Coordinator of Women Synodical, Church of Pakistan. A social worker, who has been elected as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in general elections 2013 against one of the seats reserved for Non-Muslims. She has extensively travelled abroad. She represented Pakistan at the fourth world conference for women in Beijing in 1996 and at General Assembly – Christian Conference of Asia held in Malaysia in 2011. She was elected World Secretary of the World Federation of Methodist and Uniting Church Women at World Assembly in Korea in 2006 and in her that capacity she attended various meetings and area seminars around the world. In 2014, as a parliamentarian, she visited UK, Sweden and Germany as a part of delegation of the community world service.

Permanent Contact

  1. Florence Villa, Bishop Road, Bahar Colony, Kot Lakhpat, Lahore.

042-35944058 (Resident), 042-35924351 (Work), 0300-4020193 (Mobile), 042-35946251 (Fax)

Visits to other countries

Country Purpose of Visit Duration
United Kingdom