Mrs.‏ Nishat Afza


Assembly Tenure: 2002-2007 (14th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Member: Standing Committee on Population Welfare
  • Academic Qualifications
  • MA
  • Profession(s)
  • House Wife
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Peoples Party (Parliamentarian)
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Muhammad Abdul Razzaq
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Children
  • 03
  • Date of Birth
  • 25th August 1935
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 25th November 2002

Personal Career & Interests

Mrs Nishat Afza graduated from University of the Punjab, Lahore and obtained the Diploma in Modern Techniques of Leadership and Management from U.S.A. During college days, she was Chief-Girl, President Dramatic Club, Captain volley ball team, President College Debating Society and won many awards/prizes for best debator. She served as Member Social Action Board; Member Bait-ul-Mal Committee; and Member Crime Control Committee. She has attended various National/International Seminars/Conferences held in Pakistan and abroad. She is an eminent social worker and is serving as President Free Legal Aid Centre; she is also an office bearer and active participant of various women social welfare organizations and NGOs. She collected and provided extensive aid material to war affectees during Indo-Pak Wars. She is a poet and a writer who writes regularly in different journals. She resided in China, Saudi Arabia, UK and USA for long periods; and has also traveled to many other countries including Canada, Italy, France, Iceland and UAE. She has been elected as Member Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in General Elections 2002 against one of the seats reserved for women. Her daughter Ms Fariha Razzaq Haroon is a sitting Member of Sindh Assembly.

Permanent Contact

  1. Chak No. 391/JB, Toba Tek Singh

Previous Official Positions

Official Body Post Duration
Social Action Board Member
Baitul Maal Committee Member
Crime Control Committe Member

Seminars & Conferences Attended

Event Participated as Country Year
Seminar Member Pakistan

Relatives in present or past assemblies

Relationship Name Parliament Designation Period
Daughter Fariha Razzaq Haroon Provincial Assembly of the Sindh