Chaudhry Muhammad Jaffar Iqbal Gujjar (Chief of Gujjar Tribe)
Chaudhry Muhammad Jaffar Iqbal Gujjar Chief of Gujjar Tribe (the head of the Gujjar nation) after the death of his father. Chaudhry Muhammad Jaffar Iqbal Gujjar, who is in fact, the son of the city of Rahim Yar Khan, was born on December 25th, 1955. He completed his basic education from Sadiq public School, Bahalpur and has graduated from Government College Lahore. He started taking part in the politics from the district level and was elected as member, District council, Rahim Yar Khan in 1983 with the record votes. In 1988, he was elected as MPA of the Punjab Assembly and became the Adviser of the Chef Minister, Mian Muhammad Nawaz sharif for Establishment S &GAD. Once again in the year 1990, he was elected as MPA, Punjab and held the office of the Provincial Minister for Health and Population Welfare in the cabinet of Chief Minister, Mr Ghulam Haider Vain whereas in the year 1993, later be remained Secretary, Parliamentary Opposition Party Provincial Assembly Punjab. In the general elections of 1993, he was elected as MNA and remained the Secretary, Parliamentary Opposition Party National Assembly. Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif was the then Leader of the Opposition. In the general elections of 1997, he was once again elected as MNA and was elected as Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly on February 19th, 1997. In the year 1999, he got the office of the Additional Secretary General PML (N) as the result of his success in the party elections. He is bearing this responsibility till today. He is a trust-worthy companion of Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif. Member of central working committee PML (N)
His family has always been prominent in the politics. His uncle and father in law, Chaudhry Muhammad Ashraf (late) was elected as Meir of theMunicipality ofDistrict Hyderabad in 1966 and was elected as Senator in 1977.
His wife Mrs Ishrat Ashraf was elected as MNA in the general elections held in the year 1985. In the year 1988, she held the office of the Secretary General, women wing, Pakistan Muslim League. In the year 1990, she was elected as the President, PML (N) Women wing. She was also elected as MNA in the General Elections held in the year 2002.Again in 2008 MNA. Member of central working committee PML (N)
In the year 1990, his younger brother, Chaudhry Nasir Iqbal, who was elected as MNA in 1993 constituency of Chilianwala Mandi Bahawaldin and was appointed as Parliamentary Secretary, Ministry of Railways and later, as Chairman, Standing Committee for Finance .
Ch.M.Jaffar Iqbal Gujjar has three daughters & one son.
His daughter, Mrs Zaib Jaffar was elected as Member, District Council, Rahim Yar Khan in the year 1998 and later, elected as Vice Chairperson, District Council. She contested in the General Elections of 2002 from the Constituency of NA-193, Khanpur on the ticket of PML (N). In the year 2003, she held the office of the Vice President, PML (N), Women wingPunjab.
His son Muhammad Omer Jaffar graduation in business economics and financeuniversityofLondon
His cousin, Chaudhry Zaka Ashraf, was appointed as the Adviser, Chief Minister of Sindh 1989, former President ZTBL now days appointed as chairman Pakistan Cricket board. His cousin Chaudhry Shafqat Mehmood became Senator and the Federal and the Provincial Minister in the caretaker government. His cousin Chaudhry Zahid Hameed held the post of Member, Federal Majlis-e Shura. His cousin Chaudhry Irfan Abdullah Gujjar is the Divisional President PPP and from Rahim Yar Khan, one of his cousin Chaudhry Javed Hassan dad Gujjar is MPA,Punjab from Rahim Yar Khan.
His family has deep roots in the national politics. Nawabzada family of Gujarat, Qaira family, Marala family of the former President of Pakistan Chaudhry Fazal Ilihi,family of the former caretaker Chief minister of Punjab, Mian Afzal hayaat, former Speaker of the National assembly of Pakistan, Chaudhry Ameer Hussain, Health Minister of Punjab Chaudhry Muhammad Iqbal, Dr. Tahir Ali Javed, Virue Khan from Sialkot, Chaudhry Anwar Aziz from Shakargarh, Idrees taj, Tariq Anees family, Qurban of Buraiwala, Chohan Family,Chaudhry ali Akser Gujar from Sindh, Chaudhry Afzal Gujjar’s family, Sardaar Family of KPK, Sahabzada family of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Miraani family of Baluchistan, Lamra family of Muridke, former MNA Chaudhry Manzoor Gujar, former MPA Chaudhry Basheer Gujar, Chaudhry Mushtaq Ahmed Gujar MPA, Layya and Sardar Yousuf, District Nazim Mansihra are his close relatives and all these people are his devotees and respect him a lot as the Chief of Gujjar Tribe.