Hamza Shahbaz Age, Caste, Wife, Children, Family, Biography & More

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Wife: Rabia Hamza
Hometown: Lahore, Pakistan
Age: 48 Years

Hamza Shahbaz

Full nameMian Muhammad Hamza Shahbaz
Hamza Shahbaz's full name
Famous forBeing the Chief Minister of Punjab, Pakistan
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.70 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 7”
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Political PartyPakistan Muslim League (N)
Logo of Pakistan Muslim League (N)
Political IdeologyConservatism Pragmatism Pakistani Nationalism [1]Hamza info
Political Journey• Hamza started his political journey in 2011 after the Pakistan Muslim League (N) selected him as the general-secretary of the Punjab.

• He contested the 2008 Pakistan general election as an independent candidate but lost.

• In 2008, he was elected to the National Assembly of Pakistan as a candidate of Pakistan Muslim League (N).

• In the 2013 Pakistan general election, he was re-elected to the National Assembly as a candidate of PML-N.

• In the 2018 Pakistan general election, he was re-elected to the National Assembly as a candidate of PML-N.

• In the 2018 Pakistan general election, he was also elected to the Provincial Assembly of the Punjab as a candidate of PML-N.

• On 13 August 2018, he was nominated for the office of Chief Minister of Punjab by PML-N, but could not win.

• On 25 August 2018, he was nominated as the opposition leader in Punjab Assembly by the PML-N. He was appointed as the Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab Assembly on 6 September 2018.

• On 16 April 2022, he was elected as the Chief Minister of the Provincial Assembly of Punjab.

• He is also serving as the Vice President of Pakistan Muslim League (N) since May 2019.
Personal Life
Date of Birth6 September 1974 (Friday)
Age (as of 2022) 48 Years
BirthplaceLahore, Pakistan
Zodiac signVirgo
SignatureHamza Shahbaz's signature
HometownLahore, Pakistan
SchoolAitchison College, Lahore
College/University• Government College University, Lahore (GCUL)
• London School of Economics and Political Science, England
Educational QualificationBachelor of Laws [2]Hamza info
EthnicityBhat Kashmiri tribe
SectSunni [3]Global Security
Hamza Shahbaz performing Namaz
AddressH #41, S Block Lahore, Post Office DHA Lahore Cantt
ControversiesMoney Laundering Case:
On 11 June 2019, he was arrested by the National Accountability Bureau over corruption charges. He was arrested in two cases regarding money laundering and holding assets beyond means. [4]DAWN

Illegal transaction of money:
In 2021, Hamza and his father Shehbaz were arrested by Federal Investigation Agency that alleged that Rs. 16.3 bn were transacted through 28 benami accounts. The agency also claimed that eleven employees of the Sharif group were used for the transaction of this money. [5]DAWN

Sugar Scandal Case:
In 2020, Hamza was also arrested in a sugar scandal case by Federal Investigation Agency that alleged that money laundering of Rs. 25 bn was done using employees of Ramzan (RSML) and AI-Arabia Sugar Mills (ASML) using fake accounts. However, Hamza claimed that these transactions were business transactions. He was granted bail on 24 February 2021. [6]The News

Marriage with Ayesha Ahad:
In 2017, in a press conference, Ayesha Ahad claimed that she was married to Hamza, but he denied it. In an interview, she talked about the torture she was going through after filing the case, she said,
Severe torture has been inflicted on my daughter (Ayesha) and grand daughter (Mahnoor) on the order of the chief minister secretariat. Investigation Officer Zulifqar Cheema kept torturing Ms Ayesha for hours, pressing her to write it down that she has no relation with Mr Hamza and that she will not talk about it before media." [7]DAWN
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/Spouse• Mehrunissah Hamza
• Ayesha Ahad ​(m. 2010)
Hamza Shahbaz's wife, Ayesha Ahad
• Rabia Hamza ​(m. 2012)
ChildrenDaughter- Samawiyah Hamza
ParentsFather- Shehbaz Sharif (politician)
Hamza Shahbaz's father Shehbaz Sharif
Mother- Begum Nusrat Shahbaz
Hamza Shahbaz with his mother Begum Nusrat Shahbaz
SiblingsBrother- Suleman Shahbaz (former CEO of Sharif Group)
Hamza Shahbaz with his brother Suleman
Sister- 3
• Rabia Imran
• Khadija Shehbaz
• Javeria Shahbaz Sharif
Money Factor
Assets/Properties (as of 2018)Rs 411 million [8]DAWN
Hamza Shahbaz

Some Lesser Known Facts About Hamza Shahbaz

  • Hamza Shahbaz is a Pakistani politician who is known for being the 21st Chief Minister of Punjab, Pakistan.
  • Hamza was interested in politics from a young age as he was put in the Adiala Jail during his college life in 1994 along with other Pakistan Muslim League leaders.
  • In 2011, when Hamza’s father and uncle were sent to exile, he handled the family business.
  • In 2017, Behrouz Sabzwari, a renowned film and television artist, appreciated the efforts made by Hamza to eradicate terrorism in Pakistan.
  • In 2019, it was reported that Hamza’s newborn daughter was diagnosed with a serious cardiac issue, and doctors had advised Hamza and his family that their daughter must undergo surgery. In an interview, a source talked about the situation in the hospital and said,

    Doctors have told the family that the baby’s situation is such that she must remain in intensive care unit till the by pass surgery is done, followed by post operation care and stability. Doctors are hopeful that they will do their best.”

  • In an interview, he said that he did not want to remain in the shadow of his uncle and father. He said,

    When I won [in a by-election at NA-119 in 2008], I did not want to work in the shadows. I wanted to take initiatives on my own and prove my worth. I don’t want to be remembered as Hamza Shahbaz Sharif. I want t be remembered as a person who did something for the people.”

  • When he was the leader of the opposition, he focused on education and health. He started a women’s college in Gowalmandi and Choona Mandi, model hospitals, and restored historic sites.
  • Hamza likes singing, and in 2021, he was spotted singing at the marriage of her cousin’s daughter.

  • He is often referred to as the ‘Poultry King of Punjab.’ [9]The Express Tribune
  • He is often featured in various newspapers.

    Hamza Shahbaz featured in a newspaper

    Hamza Shahbaz featured in a newspaper

  • He is a travel enthusiast and often travels to scenic and hilly areas in the North of Pakistan.

    Hamza Shahbaz while travelling

    Hamza Shahbaz while travelling