Mr. Col (Retd) Shuja Khanzada

PP-16 (Attock-II)

Assembly Tenure: 2002-2007 (14th Assembly)

  • Position(s) Held
  • Minister: CMIT & Implementation and Coordination
  • Academic Qualifications
  • BA
  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Muslim League
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Email
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Yousaf Khanzada
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Date of Birth
  • 28th April 1943
  • Place of Birth
  • Shadi Khanِ
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 25th November 2002

Personal Career & Interests

Col (Retd) Shuja Khanzada son of Mr Yousaf Khanzada was born on August 28, 1943 at Shadi Khan. He graduated in 1966 from Islamia College, Peshawar. He was commissioned in Pakistan Army in 1967 and participated actively in 1971 Indo-Pak war. He served as Instructor/Staff Appointment from 1974 to 1978, 1982 to 1983, commanded 13 Lancers from 1983 to 1985 and was awarded gallantry award “Tamgha-e-Basalat” in 1988 in active enemy action. He was posted as Military Attache to the Embassy of Pakistan in U.S.A. from 1992 to 1994; later, he was seconded to Embassy of Pakistan, as Minister Information. An agriculturist, who has been elected as Member Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in General Elections 2002. He was first appointed as Special Assistant to Chief Minister on January 3, 2003 and now he is functioning as Minister for Chief Minister’s Inspection Team & Implementation and Coordination since November 24, 2003. His uncle, Mr Taj Muhammad Khanzada served as Member National/Provincial Assembly, Majlis-e-Shura during the past 40 years.

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Previous Official Positions

Official Body Post Duration
Pakistan Army Instructor/Staff Appointment 1974-1978
Pakistan Army Instructor/Staff Appointment 1982-1983
Pakistan Army Commander 13 Lancers 1983-1985
Pakistan Army Military Attache (Embassy of Pakistan in U.S.A.) 1992-1994
Pakistan Army Minister Information (Embassy of Pakistan)

Seminars & Conferences Attended

Event Participated as Country Year
Conference Member United States 1993

Relatives in present or past assemblies

Relationship Name Parliament Designation Period
Uncle Taj Muhammad Khanzada National Assembly of Pakistan
Uncle Taj Muhammad Khanzada Provincial Assembly of the Punjab
Uncle Taj Muhammad Khanzada Majlis-e-Shora