Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain


Political Leader

Designation: President PML - Q
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Pakistan Muslim League - Quaid-e-Azam

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Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain, a political icon in Pakistan, has a political career stretching over 25 years and belongs to a family that has always supported military rulers. although he is generally perceived as somewhat politically inarticulate and suffering from poor health, he has nevertheless proved himself to be a politician. Today, he is not that popular as he lost in the recent General Elections but he is still determined to serve Pakistan with more commitment and dedication.
His family had no political background until father Chaudhry Zahoor Elahi, a lower middle class man, became a local councillor in the early 1950s. The family is now an industrial powerhouse, involved in sugar, textiles, flour mills and agriculture. Elahi connected his family to the elite of the country through a web of marriages. The family was always prepared to join hands with military rulers, serving Gen ayyub Khan (1958-68), Gen Zia ul-Haq (1977-88) and now Gen Pervez Musharraf (since Oct 1999).

Chaudry Shujaat Hussain was born on January 27, 1946. He Graduated from Forman Christian College, University of Punjab in 1967 and obtained degree in Industrial Management Course from the United Kingdom. Chaudhry Shujaat is heading the Pakistan Muslim League (Q). He belongs to an influential political family. His father late Chaudhry Zahoor Elahi was a seasoned parliamentarian who played a major role in restoration of democracy and human rights in the country and was awarded \\\\\\\"PRISONER OF CONSCIENCE\\\\\\\" by the amnesty International. Late Chaudhry Zahoor Elahi was assassinated in a terrorist attack on 25th September, 1981.

He entered politics in the year 1981 and became Member of Federal Parliament Majlis-e-Shoora (1982-85). Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain has held many a portfolios of Federal Ministers in his political career. He has remained “Minister for Information & Broadcasting” (1986), “Minister for Industries & Production” (1987-88), “Minister for Interior” (1990-93), and “Minister for Interior & Narcotics Control” (1997-99).

He was Leader of the Parliamentary Party of PML in National assembly of Pakistan during 1985-86. He later led the Opposition Parliamentary Party in National assembly from 1988 to 1990. Chaudhry Shujaat was elected Senator in February 1993 and remained so till 1997, where he was Chairman, Senate Standing Committee on Defence, Defence Production & aviation. He became President of Pakistan Muslim League, Punjab in 1997. He then became ‘Member of the National assembly’ in October, 2002 and his party PML (Q) formed the Government. He was leader of the PML (QA) parliamentary party in the National assembly. He became the President of Pakistan Muslim League (QA) in January, 2003 and on May 12th, 2004 he was elected the President of Pakistan Muslim League (Q).
Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain became the Prime Minister of Pakistan for a short tenure of three months. He remained Prime Minister from June 2004 to august 2004.
He resigned in august 2004 as Prime Minister to devote full attention to his party as President.

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kashif virk ( gujranwala,Pakistan) Thursday, June 21, 2012 1:12:40 PM (MDT - USA)
i am realy appreciate chaudhary shujat...aur me hamysha ye dua karta ho allah inn ki zindgi daraz kare aur ye dobra jald insha jaldi iqtidar me shujat zinda bad

Tariq Majeed Choudhary ( Bahawalpur,Pakistan) Monday, August 22, 2011 7:14:27 AM (MDT - USA)
A Great leader of the Great nation Ch. Shujaat Hussain

Tariq majeed choudhary ( Bahawalpur,Pakistan) Sunday, August 21, 2011 7:15:22 AM (MDT - USA)
A Great Leader of the Graet nation "Ch Shujaat Hussain

CH RIZWAN ( Bahawalpur,Pakistan) Saturday, February 12, 2011 12:12:04 PM (MDT - USA)
chaudhry shujjat is very nice person and a good politicion.may he live long. the people talk about his personalty showing thier family background (kisi ne acha jana kisi ne bura jana jitna jis ka zarf tha us ne utna jana)

Riaz Hussain Hashmi ( Lahore,Pakistan) Tuesday, November 23, 2010 2:08:39 AM (MDT - USA)
السلام علیکم اآل پاکستان گورنمنٹ ایمپلائزکنفیڈریشن کاوفداآپ جناب سے ملکرملکی صورت حال پر گفتگوکرناچاہتاہے ۔نیزہم اس موقع سے فائدہ اٹھاتے ہوئے تمام ملازمین کیلئے بلاتفریق ایک یونیفارم سروس سٹرکچرپیش کرناچاہتے ہیں۔ لاہورمیں وقت ملاقات عنایت فرماکرمشکورفرمائیں۔ اآپ کاخیراندیش ریاض حسین ہاشمی چیف کنسلٹنٹ 0300-4297845

muhammad azam ( barcelona,Spain) Wednesday, October 27, 2010 8:44:12 AM (MDT - USA)
چودری شجاعت حسین ایک بہادر ،نڈر،بےباک،انسان ہیں۔اللہ پاک ان کو صحت دے ۔ان کے زمانہ حکومت میں ہمارے علاقہ میں بہت سی سڑکیں ڈبل اور نئ بنائی گئی۔میں ان کا تہہ دل سے شکریہ ادا کرتا ہوں، جٹ چھائے گا،چوھدری شجاعت آئے گا،(تیروچک،تحصیل کھاریاں)

Habib-ur-Rehman Dhariwal ( yazman,Pakistan) Thursday, July 29, 2010 12:59:33 AM (MDT - USA)
Sir you are one of the greatest leader from the Jutt Nation .God bless you .Our Great leader Tariq Bashir Cheema is with you & we the People of Yazman Mandi also loves you Long live choudries & long live Tariq Bashir Cheema

Muhammad Imran Liaqat Khokhar ( rawalpindi,Pakistan) Monday, December 21, 2009 2:42:27 AM (MDT - USA)
sir you are great man you champion of politicians sir i live in rawalpindi in constancy of Muhammad Basharat Raja And Muhammad Nasir Raja sir i want to join PML plz professionally plz sir contact with me

Hamza ( London,United Kingdom) Thursday, September 3, 2009 12:51:40 AM (MDT - USA)
i like u and ur party u should do issues politics & u should give punishment to lota's .

Amber ( Newyork,United States) Thursday, September 3, 2009 12:50:06 AM (MDT - USA)
hello sir i hav to say that ur Govt policies are better then present govt in every sector . u do a lot for poor people of Pakistan. i wish u best of luck for future

sadaf ( Lahore,United States) Thursday, July 30, 2009 12:42:10 PM (MDT - USA)
mubari k ho apko bohat bohat.. umeed hai ap isi tarahPakistan ki khidmat keraty rahain gay jis taraha ab ker rahay hain...Geo Shujaat Hussain

Kawal ( Newyork,United States) Saturday, July 25, 2009 3:38:42 PM (MDT - USA)
Great leader congratulation for wining the party election 2009. best of luck

Asifa ( Lahore,United States) Saturday, July 25, 2009 3:37:39 PM (MDT - USA)
u seems to b a very mature politician ... much better then nawaz sharif & zardi

Usman ( Lahore,United States) Saturday, July 25, 2009 3:36:44 PM (MDT - USA)
Shujaat Hussain Zindabad ........ ( Rawalpindi,Pakistan) Friday, June 12, 2009 2:50:30 PM (MDT - USA)
Salam I think, we need to see the persons their act and deeds and I think that Mr. Shujaat Hussain is above from other so called famous leaders. Such Nawaza and Asif Ujaradari. Whose sole purpose is to loot money of ppl of Pakistan and make palaces in other countries. Also, will someone would like to tell me that How many visits made by Shujaat of other countries and by others such as nawaza and ujaradari. How many palaces he owns outside Pakistan? How many factories he has in other countries? Please let me know too.

Shahan ( Islamabad,Pakistan) Friday, May 22, 2009 5:44:26 PM (MDT - USA)
Choro Jee.. Mitti Shiiti Pao.. Tay Roti Shoti Khaa k Jana:P

Shafqat ( Sahiwal,Pakistan) Tuesday, May 5, 2009 10:52:31 PM (MDT - USA)
shujjat hussain zindabad

Wasim Mustafa ( Jehlum,Pakistan) Wednesday, April 22, 2009 10:48:21 AM (MDT - USA)
he and his qatil league is responsible for the current situation of pakistan. they are the one who support Musharraf in his illegal and unjustified actions in balochistan, fata, lal mosque and jamia hifza. this nation will never forgive you and your family chaudhry saheb.

MOHAMMAD ANWAR ( FAISALABAD,Pakistan) Sunday, April 19, 2009 5:14:22 PM (MDT - USA)
uncle ab samosay and pakoray bananay ka diploma ker loo kuonke yehi appka caliber hai aur iss mein tum buhat tarqee keroo gay. "CHAUDHRY SAMOOSA HOUSE"

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Topic: Pakistan''s weak protest infront of American government.
Hosted By: Talat Hussain
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Zeshan ch ( East London,United Kingdom) Monday, May 4, 2009 10:05:31 AM (MDT - USA)
President Pakistan Muslim League Zindabaad Jeva Ch Shujat Hussain
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