Sardar Amjad Hameed Khan Dasti

PP-254 (Muzaffargarh-IV)

Assembly Tenure: 2002-2007 (14th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Member: Standing Committee on Irrigation and Power
  • Academic Qualifications
  • L.L.B
  • Profession(s)
  • Advocate
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Muslim League
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Sardar Abdul Hameed Khan Dasti
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Children
  • 04
  • Date of Birth
  • 6th June 1918
  • Place of Birth
  • Gurdaspur, India
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 25th November 2002

Personal Career & Interests

Sardar Amjad Hameed Khan Dasti, son of Sardar Abdul Hameed Khan Dasti, was born on June 7, 1918 at Gurdaspur, India. He obtained the degree of LL.B. in 1941 from University of the Punjab, Lahore. His political career started as zealous worker of Pakistan Movement and was imprisoned in 1946 in District Jail, Multan for which he was awarded with a Gold Medal. A practising lawyer and an agriculturist, who served as Vice-Chairman, Muncipal Committee and as Member District Board, Muzaffargarh for five years. He represented Pakistan at the regional cooperative Seminars held in India, Singapore and Czechoslovakia. He served as Member Provincial Assembly of the Punjab during 1972-77, 1985-88, 1988-90, 1990-93, 1993-96 and 1997-99. He was nominated Member, Federal Council/Majlis-e-Shoora during Zia-ul-Haq regime. He has also functioned as Minister for Food and Agriculture and as Minister for Finance. He has returned to Punjab Assembly for the seventh term in General Elections 2002. His father served as Provincial Minister during 1948-58 in every cabinet of the Punjab and West Pakistan; and also functioned as Chief Minister, Punjab before One Unit.

Permanent Contact

  1. Dasti Mohallah, City and District Muzaffargarh

Present Contact

  1. 2/8 Zahoor Afridi Road, Lahore Cantt.

042-6674891 (Resident), 0661- 422443 (Resident)

Previous Official Positions

Official Body Post Duration
Municipal Committee Vice Chairman
District Council Member
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 1972-1977
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 1993-1996
Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 1997-1999
Majlis-e-Shoora Member

Seminars & Conferences Attended

Event Participated as Country Year
Seminar Member Czech Republic
Seminar Member India
Conference Member Singapore
Seminar Member Singapore

Relatives in present or past assemblies

Relationship Name Parliament Designation Period
Father Sardar Abdul Hameed Khan Dasti Punjab Legislative Assembly 1948-1958