Chaudhry Muhammad Iqbal

PP-98 (Gujranwala-VIII)

Assembly Tenure: 2002-2007 (14th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Minister: Health
  • Academic Qualifications
  • BA
  • Profession(s)
  • Agriculturist
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Muslim League
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Chaudhry Sultan Ahmed
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Children
  • 07
  • Date of Birth
  • 6th July 1943
  • Place of Birth
  • India
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 25th November 2002

Personal Career & Interests

Chaudhry Muhammad Iqbal son of Chaudhry Sultan Ahmed was born on July 6, 1943 in India. He graduated in 1963 from Government College, Sheikhupura. An agriculturist, who has been serving as Member and Chairman Union Council since long. He has successively been elected as Member Provincial Assembly of the Punjab since 1985 i.e. during 1985-88, 1988-90, 1990-93, 1993-96 and 1997-99; and also functioned as Minister for Revenue, Minister for Irrigation & Power, Minister for Information, Minister for Agriculture, Minister for Education, Minister for Food and as Special Assistant to Chief Minister during these periods. He has returned to Punjab Assembly for the sixth consecutive term in General Elections 2002. He worked as Minister for Food from January 4, 2003 to November 30, 2006. He is functioning as Minister for Health since December 1, 2006. He visited Malaysia during 1996 to attend 42nd CPA Conference.

Permanent Contact

  1. Village Theri Sansi Railway Station T&D Gujranwala

Previous Official Positions

Official Body Post Duration
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 1985-1988
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 1988-1990
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 1990-1993
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 1997-1999

Seminars & Conferences Attended

Event Participated as Country Year
Delegation Member Malaysia 1996