Mr. Hamid Yar Hiraj

PP-205 ( Khanewal-III )

Assembly Tenure: 2018-2023 (17th Assembly)

  • Party Affiliation
  • Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf
    (See other MPAs of this party)
  • Email
  • Father's/Husband's Name
  • Sardar Allah Yar Hiraj
  • Marital Status
  • Married
  • Children
  • 3
  • Date of Birth
  • 10th December 1972
  • Place of Birth
  • Multan
  • Religion
  • Islam
  • Took oath on
  • 15th August 2018

Personal Career & Interests

Mr Hamid Yar Hiraj son of Sardar Allahyar Hiraj was born on December 10, 1972 at Multan. He obtained his early education from Aitchison College, Lahore and did F.A from there in 1990. Later, he graduated in Economics in 1992 from Government College, Lahore. He obtained the degree of B.A (Economics) and B.Sc (Finance) in 1995 from University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School, Philadelphia, USA. He remained Member National Assembly during 2002-07 and 2008-13; also functioned as Minister of State for Health during 2002-07 and as Chairman ERRA during 2008-13. He was Young Global Leader, World Economic Forum during 2010-11 and also functioned as Ambassador to WTO. A tax consultant, an advisor and an agriculturist, who has been elected as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in General Elections 2018 and served as Minister for Food. His father remained Member Punjab Assembly for four consecutive terms during 1985-96 and functioned as Minister for Mineral Development during 1993-96. His brother, Mr Mohammad Hiraj served as Member Punjab Assembly during 2002-07, 2008-13; and his brother, Mr Ahmad Hiraj served as District Nazim Khanewal for two terms during 2001-09.

Present Contact

  1. House No.8-A, Street No.11, F 7/2, Islamabad

051-9213786 (Res) (Home)

Permanent Contact

  1. House No.9-10, Civil Line, Khanewal

0333-5212786 (Mobile)

Previous Official Positions

Official Body Post Duration
National Assembly of Pakistan MNA / Minister for State 2002-2007
National Assembly of Pakistan MNA / Federal Minister 2008-2013

Relatives in present or past assemblies

Relationship Name Parliament Designation Period
Father Sardar Allah Yar Hiraj Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA / Minister 1985-1996
Brother Muhammad Hiraj Provincial Assembly of the Punjab MPA 2002-2007, 2008-2013
Brother Ahmed Hiraj Local Government District Nazim 2001-2009