Consequent upon the advice of the Chief Minister, Punjab to the Governor of the Punjab under clause (1) of Article 112 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab stands dissolved on 14 January 2023 at 2210 hours at the expiration of forty-eight hours after the Chief Minister has so advised.
Ms Shawana Bashir wife of Maj. Bashir Ahmad Nasim was born on April 11, 1959 in Lahore. She graduated in 1978 from Lahore College for Women University, Lahore. A house wife, who has been working in a political field for almost 20 years. She has been elected as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab in General Elections 2018 against one of the seats reserved for women. She is serving as Member Syndicate, GC University, Lahore; and as Member, Board of Governors of Child Protection & Welfare Bureau. She has travelled to Qatar, UK and Saudi Arabia.