Begum Kulsoom Nawaz Sharif is a Politician and a very prominent figure in Pakistan’s politics. She is currently member of National Assembly (MNA) and has been the first lady of Pakistan for three times since 1990. She is wife of three times prime minister of Pakistan Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif. Begum Kulsoom Nawaz was born in Lahore, got her early education from Lahore and she got her graduation from Govt. Forman Christian college. In 1970 she finished her Masters degree in Urdu from University of Punjab.
Kulsoom Nawaz has been the First Lady of Pakistan for three times. First time in 1990-1993, second term was from 1997-1999 till Gen. (r) Musharraf took over the Government. When Pervaiz Musharraf announced a martial law and took over the government offices through a military coup, Begum Nawaz took the party’s leadership responsibilities of Pakistan Muslim League (N). She became the party president from 1999-2002 during the time her husband was in army’s custody.
Third time she became first lady was when PML (N) won the general elections of 2013 and Nawaz Sharif became the Prime Minister again from 2013-2017.
In 2017 her husband Mian Nawaz Sharif was disqualified from Honorable Supreme Court of Pakistan over the Panama Papers Case. After his disqualification from his PM seat, as well as his seat as a Member of National Assembly became vacant and he decided to nominate his wife and former first lady Kulsoom Nawaz to run for the elections in the constituency of NA-120 in Lahore. In September 2017, Kulsoom won the seat and elected as a Member of National Assembly for the first time.
Age of Kulsoom Nawaz
Begum Kulsoom Nawaz was born in Lahore in 1950. So according to her date of birth she is just under 67 years. And she became the member of National Assembly at the age of 67 years.
Kulsoom Nawaz Husband & Children
Kulsoom married to Nawaz Sharif in April 1971 and they have four children from that marriage. Two boys are names as Hassan Nawaz & Hussain Nawaz; they are both running their own business in London, England. And their two daughters are named as Maryam Nawaz & Asma Nawaz. Maryam is taking part in politics to take place of her father, and she might be the next party president.
Kulsoom Nawaz Cancer
In August, 2017, Begum Kulsoom was diagnosed with throat cancer. A successful surgery has been conducted in London & we wish her very best of health!
Contacting Kulsoom Nawaz
Contacting Begum Kulsoom Nawaz is not that easy. You would probably need to get through the PML-N media cell or if you want send her well wishes, try contacting her daughter, Maryam Nawaz.
Twitter: No official Twitter profile. If you’re following any, its a fake one!
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Pictures of Kulsoom Nawaz
The graceful, strong & three times first lady of Pakistan, Begum Kulsoom Nawaz. Below are some of her best public appearances over the web: