Prime Minister

Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic Of Pakistan
Imran Khan



Marital Status: Married

Date of Birth: 5 October 1952

Academic Qualifications

  • He was educated at Aitchison College, Lahore and the Royal Grammar School Worcester, England.
  • He enrolled in Keble College, Oxford where he did BA (Hons.) in 1975.

Cricket Career

  • He made his first-class cricket debut at the age of 16 in Lahore. By the start of the 1970s, he played for his home teams.
  • At the height of his career in 1982, he took over the captaincy of the Pakistan Cricket Team.
  • •His career-high as a captain and cricketer came when he led Pakistan to victory in 1992 Cricket World Cup.

Philanthropy

  • During the 1990s, he also served as UNICEF’s Special Representative for Sports and promoted health and immunization programmes in Bangladesh, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Thailand.
  • By 1991, he had founded the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Trust, a charity organization bearing the name of his mother, Mrs. Shaukat Khanum. It was the first and only caner hospital, constructed using donations and funds exceeding $25 million, raised by him from all over the world.
  • On 27 April 2008, he also established a technical college in the Mianwali District called Namal College. It was built by the Mianwali Development Trust (MDT), and is an associate college of the University of Bradford.

Political Career

  • On 25 April 1996, he founded a political party, called Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). He ran for the seat of National Assembly of Pakistan in Pakistani general election 1997 as a candidate of PTI from two constituencies but was unsuccessful and lost both the seats.
  • He won his seat and became member of the National Assembly of Pakistan from 2002 to 2007, and again from 2013 to 2018.
  • In the 2018 General Elections, he contested on 5 seats and won on all the seats. Overall his party won the majority seats in the National Assembly and hence made the Government on 18 August 2018.

Commemorative Stamp on 550th Birthday Celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Jee

Commemorative Stamp issued on 550th Birthday Celebrations of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Jee could be purchased placing orders along with payment through bank draft, crossed cheque or Western Union to the following officers of Pakistan Post:

Chief Postmaster, Karachi GPO/Manager
Philatelic Bureau, Karachi GPO Pakistan
E: karachigpoadmn@gmail.com
T: +92 21 99213812 & +92 21 99211105

Cheif Postmaster, Islamabad GPO/Manager
National Philatelic Bureau, Islamabad GPO, Pakistan
E: farhanalimirza@gmail.com
T: +92 51 9201184 & +92 51 9223334

The Embassy of Pakistan, Washington D.C will remain closed on Monday, January 20, 2020 on Dr. Martin Luther King. Jr Day