Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan Nasar, born on January 10, 1947 in Quetta, has been elected as a MNA on a PML(N) seat. He is currently Provincial President (Balochistan), and Central Vice President of PML (N). He is the chief of the pashtun Nasar tribe
who have many members in Pakistan and he commands a strong influence and respect in his native province of Balochistan.
Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan Nasar has been returning to Parliament regularly since his first electoral win in 1985. He is a close aide of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif
. He served as a member of Balochistan Provincial Assembly and as Provincial Minister for Irrigation, Development and Public Health from 1985 to 1988, as member of National Assembly and Federal Minister for Environment, Afghan Refugees, State and Frontier Region from 1990 to 1993 and as Senator from 1995 to 1999. He was elected to the National Assembly again in 1997 and served as Minister for Railways from 1997 to 1999.
Sardar Muhammad Yaqub Khan Nasar graduated from the University of the Punjab in 1969 and obtained a Masters in Political Science from the University of Balochistan
in 1983. His profession is Agriculture, Coal Mining and Business. He is married and has four sons and six daughters. Similarly to many millions of people worldwide he has travelled to U.S.A, France, Germany, China, Zimbabwe, England, Argentina, Holland, Turkey, Egypt, U.A.E, Korea, Greece and Saudi Arabia, why this is of any particular importance noone knows. It is... Read More