AwazToday.pkHome! | Contact AwazToday.pkContact | Feedback AwazToday.pkFeedback | Copyright PolicyCopyright Policy
 
Programs & Talk Shows
Browse by Columnists
Browse by Profiles
 

Sardar Ayaz Sadiq

Sardar Ayaz Sadiq
 
 
Related Videos
Ayyaz Sadiq meets PML-Q leader, offers "double power sharing"
Ayyaz Sadiq meets PML-Q leader, offers "double power sharing"
 
News Eye - 14th February 2019
News Eye - 14th February 2019
 
Dunya Kamran Khan Kay Sath - 11th February 2019
Dunya Kamran Khan Kay Sath - 11th February 2019
 
Nadeem Malik Live - 11th February 2019
Nadeem Malik Live - 11th February 2019
 
Watch - Speaker Asad Qaiser Sent Ahsan Iqbal Out Of Parliament
Watch - Speaker Asad Qaiser Sent Ahsan Iqbal Out Of Parliament
 
Ho Kya Raha Hai - 16th January 2019
Ho Kya Raha Hai - 16th January 2019
 
Mujib ur Rehman Shami
Mujib ur Rehman Shami's interesting analysis on possible alliance of PMLN and PPP
 
Ayaz Sadiq Ne Chori Ka Gown Pehan Kar Ehtejah Kia Dr Shahid Masood
Ayaz Sadiq Ne Chori Ka Gown Pehan Kar Ehtejah Kia Dr Shahid Masood
 
Former speaker NA Ayaz Sadiq dons gown, becomes NA speaker once again..Asad Qaiser asked for inquiry
Former speaker NA Ayaz Sadiq dons gown, becomes NA speaker once again..Asad Qaiser asked for inquiry
 
Profile
Sardar Ayaz Sadiq is a Pakistani politician who has been a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan since August 2018. Previously he was a member of the National Assembly from 2002 to May 2018. He served as the 19th Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan from June 2013 to August 2015 and again from November 2015 to August 2018.

Early life and education
Sadiq was born on 17 October 1954 in Lahore to Sheikh Muhammad Sadiq and Attiya Sadiq. He belongs to Arain family hailing from Kasur, Punjab. He completed his education from Aitchison College, Lahore. Imran Khan, Nisar Ali Khan, Pervaiz Khattak, Sardar Akhtar Mengal and Zulfiqar Ali Magsi were amongst his class fellows when Sadiq was enrolled in Aitchison College. In an interview, Sadiq said he was an average student. Sadiq received degree in commerce from Hailey College of Punjab University in 1975.

Sadiq married to Reema Ayaz in 1977, and has a daughter and two sons. Sadiq is a son-in-law of former Chief Justice of Lahore High Court Sardar Iqbal.

Since 1996, Sadiq has been a member of the Lahore Gymkhana Club. Sadiq is a businessman by profession and has had business contracts with Pakistan Railways. He along with members of his family runs a non-profit hospital "Sardar Trust Eye Hospital".

Political career
Sadiq began his political career as a member of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in the late 1990s when he was a close friend of PTI chairman Imran Khan. Sadiq ran for the seat of Provincial Assembly of the Punjab as a candidate of PTI in Pakistani general election, 1997 from Constituency PP-121 Lahore but was unsuccessful. He received 4,541 votes and lost the seat to Pakistan Muslim League (N) (PML-N).

Sadiq left PTI in 1998 owing to differences with Imran Khan and joined PML (N) in 2001.

Sadiq was elected to the National Assembly of Pakistan as a candidate of PML-N from Constituency NA-122 (Lahore-V) on 2002 general election, by defeating Imran Khan. Sadiq claimed "it was a big victory as his leader Nawaz Sharif in exile and Pervez Musharraf, a close aide of Imran Khan at that time, in power". During his tenure as the member of the National Assembly, he remained a member of the National Assembly's Standing Committees on Railways, Finance and Defence Production.

Sadiq was re-elected to the National Assembly as a candidate of PML-N from Constituency NA-122 (Lahore-V) in 2008 general election. During his tenure as the member of the National Assembly, he became the chairman of the National Assembly's Standing Committees on Railways.

Sadiq was re-elected to the National Assembly as a candidate of PML-N from Constituency NA-122 (Lahore-V) in Pakistani general election, 2013, by defeating Imran Khan. In June 2013, Sadiq was elected as the Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan.

In 2015, Imran Khan alleged rigging in the constituency of Sadiq from where Sadiq won in 2013 election. Following which the Election Commission of Pakistan de-seated Sadiq and ordered re-polling in the constituency. In October 2015, Sadiq retained his National Assembly seat by defeating a PTI candidate in by-election and was re-elected to the National Assembly for the fourth time. In November 2015, Sadiq retained its position as the speaker of the National Assembly by getting re-elected for the second time and become first person to have been elected as the Speaker of National Assembly for the second time during the same government's tenure in Pakistan.

He was re-elected to the National Assembly as a candidate of PML-N from Constituency NA-129 (Lahore-VII) in Pakistani general election, 2018. On 15 August 2018, he was replaced by Asad Qaiser as speaker of the National Assembly.

He is generally considered a soft-spoken and cool-headed politician in Pakistan.
 
 
 
 
News Insight
20-year-old girl released after alleged ransom payment of Rs1 crore
20-year-old girl released after alleged ransom payment of Rs1 crore
Joint Opposition Parties Press Conference at Zardari House Islamabad - 19th May 2019
Joint Opposition Parties Press Conference at Zardari House Islamabad - 19th May ...
PM Imran Khan speech in fundraising ceremony of Shaukat Khanum Hospital - 19th May 2019
PM Imran Khan speech in fundraising ceremony of Shaukat Khanum Hospital - 19th ...
Religious parties won
Religious parties won't join anti-govt protest led by Moulana Fazl-ur-Rehman
Usman Dar ney PMLN aur PPP ki Muaashi Policies ka Pol Khol Diya
Usman Dar ney PMLN aur PPP ki Muaashi Policies ka Pol Khol Diya
OGRA
OGRA's strange formula about Gas Prices
How would rupee devaluation affect economy.?
How would rupee devaluation affect economy.?
Watch exciting interview of science and technology minister Fawad Chaudhry
Watch exciting interview of science and technology minister Fawad Chaudhry
Ahsan Iqbal Media talk On PM Imran Khan Today
Ahsan Iqbal Media talk On PM Imran Khan Today
Pakistani bride spending a successful marital life in China speaks out in a video message
Pakistani bride spending a successful marital life in China speaks out in a ...
View All News Insight
 
 
 
AwazToday.pk
Privacy Policy: We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our Website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.

Disclaimer: AwazToday.pk is not responsible for any content linked to or referred to from these pages. All videos, live tvs, blogs or video links point to content hosted on third party websites or members. We are using third party links for live tvs. Users who upload these videos or blogs agree not to upload illegal content when creating their user accounts. AwazToday.pk does not accept responsibility for content hosted on third party websites or by the members. If you have any questions please contact us.
Copyright © 2000-2019 AwazToday.pk. All rights reserved unless where otherwise noted.