Pervez Rasheed (born 15 January 1937) is a Pakistani Politician and a Member of upper house of Pakistan Parliament currently serving as Federal Minister of Information and Broadcasting in Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's cabinet. Early life and Education He got his early education from Rawalpindi and studied at Gordon College. He remained Chairman of Pakistan Television Corporation from 1997 to 1999. Political career He was elected to the Senate of Pakistan in 2009 on PML-N party ticket. He was a member of Senate Standing Committees on Information and Broadcasting, Petroleum and Natural Resources, Information Technology and Telecommunications, Railways and Functional Committee on Human Rights. He was sworn in as Federal Minister of Information and Broadcasting on 3 June 2013.