Top 10 Richest Pakistani Politicians In 2016
Pakistan is the country which has a very rich political background as from Chaudhry Rehmat Ali Khan, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Allama Iqbal and Nawabzada Liaqat Ali Khan were no doubt great leaders of this nation therefore After independence of this country several leaders were born in this nation who got worldwide popularity because these leaders belongs to richest families of the county.
So question is here that why the richest people of the country have political background or political career? Nobody can really answer that but with the increase in corruption these politicians mad lot of money during their political career or Government so we are making the list of top richest politicians of the county but in this list only those politicians or political leader are include which are actually popular therefore list is prepared on the general discernment.
10: Pervez Musharraf (60 million)
One of the most intelligent man in the world, the fourth Martial law Administrator in Pakistan, Gn. Pervez Musharaf is the ex- Chief of Army Staff as well as also the former President of Pakistan, He is at the start is in Pakistan Army therefore served as joint chief of Army and then Prime Minister of that time Nawaz Sharif became him the chief of Army Staff in 1998 before controlling the government, he announced the Martial law in Pakistan after the disagreement with the civilian government. He also became the 10th President of country Pakistan when the ex- President Rafiq Tarar gets reconciled to his position in 2001, He is also been retired from his services in the military in 2007 but from presidency in 2008 so total net worth is 60 million.
9: Mian Tariq Mehmood (813 million)
Mian Tariq Mehmood which is not a well known personality of Pakistan but he is included in the politician which have large amount of money in their accounts, As he is a Pakistani politician and parliamentarian, He was elected a member of national assembly by representing the leading party of the country, Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) from NA 98 from Gujranwala in Pakistani general election 2013, Mian Tariq Mehmood is the political personality and considered as a senior parliamentarian, so he became the member of the National Assembly of Pakistan after winning the 2013 general election from Gujranwala city, therefore e politically belongs to the leading party PML-N and represent the people of east Punjab in the National Assembly so Tariq Mehmood total new worth is 813 million.
8: Saeed Ahmed Zafar (1 Billion)
Another richest politician in the history of Pakistan which is also not well known but he is included on the bases of his assets, Saeed Ahmed Zafar is the politician of pakistan and the ex- member of the National Assembly of Pakistan from 2008 to 2013 because he was elected as the member of National Assembly in 2008 elections, He is belongs to province Punjab but he does not belongs to any political party because he take part in election as an independent member. He always represents the people of District Sheikhpura from the constituency of NA 137 as independent member, but in general elections 2013 he lost his seat, Saeed Ahmed total net worth is more than that of 1 billion and considered as the richest politician of Pakistan.
7: Jahangir Khan Tareen (1.095 Billion)
One of the most active person of the one of the leading party of Pakistan, PTI (Pakistan Tehreek e Insasf), Jahangir khan Tareen is the famous politician and the industrialist of Pakistan, He is now the current member of the National Assembly and also serving as the Secretary General of PTI, He is also become the Member of Parliament twice in last two elections of 2002 and 2008. He is also the ex- federal minister of industries, production and special initiatives from 2004 to 2008 when he was member of PML(Q), He is the prominent industrialist therefore he owns many sugar mills and has big farmhouse in Southern Punjab so Jahangir Tareen total net worth is US $ 1.095 billion so now he is also the member of National Assembly of Pakistan.
6: Shahid Khaqan Abbasi (1.62 Billion)
A well known personality of Pakistan politics, Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is the considered as the most senior parliamentarian and become the member of the National Assembly since 1988 in every election therefore he is an active political member of the leading Governmental Party PML-N since his start to join politics in the country. He is well educated because an entrepreneur, electrical engineer and the current federal cabinet member since 2013, he is also the owner of the ‘Air blue airline’ Company which is the known as the 3rd largest airline of Pakistan, he is also served as the Chairman and CEO of the PIA during the second term of PM Nawaz Sharif from 1997 to 1999 so he is also been the first person in the pakistan who introducing the electronic ticketing system in the airline industry, His total net worth is about 1.62 billion.
5: Mehboob Ullah Jan (3.2 Billion)
One of the richest politician but not so much well known personality in Pakistan but in his province, Mehboob-Ullah Jan is also the considered as richest politician from the province Khyber Pukhtunkhwa and he is politically belongs to last election Governmental party the Pakistan People’s Party, He is now the current member of the Pakistan National Assembly and he is representing the people of Abbottabad in the National Assembly. He has lot of money in his account therefore he is known as the richest politician in Pakistan history so news came that Mehboob Khan has now join the another party which is leading in his province Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf, His total net worth is about 3.2 billion rupees of Pakistani.
4: Noor Alam Khan (3.2 Billion)
Richest parliamentarian in the history of Pakistan which is not a leader of any party, Noor Alam Khan is the also include in the list richest politicians of Pakistan, He is the one of the active politician and now politically belongs to the leading party in Sindh province Pakistan People’s Party, he remains twice the member of the National Assemble of Pakistan, He is belongs to major Pukhtun family therefore he is now representing the people of Peshawar from the constituency NA 3. He is also remaining the advisor to EX President Asif Ali Zardari from Khyber Pukhtunkhwa from era of 2009 to 2013 so this man has total net worth about 3.2 billion rupees and considered that the richest man in man in non leading authorities of the parties.
3: Imran Khan (50 Million Dollars)
Chairman of one of the leading party in Pakistan and governmental party of the province of KPK which is Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf, Imran Khan is known as the most inspiring man in the world as he is also most famous man of his country and he followed by the people of the world. Imran Khan is the ex- celebrity, cricketer, and a famous Politian of Pakistan, He became more famous when the Pakistan cricket team won the Cricket World Cup and be champion in 1992 as he was the captain of the team at that time. He is a great humanitarian and famous for his donation in the development of cancer hospital which is named by his mother Shaukat Khanum a leading hospital in Pakistan, He is also the founder of the Namal College & University in Mianwali also so Imran Khan total net worth is about 50 million dollars.
2: Nawaz Sharif (1.4 Billion Dollars)
Another famous personality of Pakistan, the prominent leader of the governmental party, Nawaz Sharif is veteran politician and an industrialist of Pakistan, He is now the current the 18th Prime Minister of Pakistan which was elected in general elections 2013, He is also remain the Prime Minister of Pakistan twice before in 1990s and he was banish or deport by Gen Musharaf who was Chief of Army Staff in 1999. Nawaz Sharif total net worth is US $ 1.4 billion therefore considered as the richest politician in Pakistan so mainly his source of income is the Sugar mills and the Ittefaq Group, He returned to his country Pakistan in 2007 after 10 years exile and take part in the 2008 General election and but then he served as an opposition in the National Assembly.
1: Asif Ali Zardari (1.8 Million Dollars)
The richest politician of Pakistan and also one of the richest men in the country, Asif Ali Zardari is the ex- president, the politician of Pakistan and also known as the Chairperson of the second largest political party of Pakistan which is Pakistan people’s party. Therefore he is known as the first richest politician of Pakistan because he has total net worth is US $ 1.8 billion in his account, He married to two times prime minister of Pakistan the Benazir Bhutto but Bibi has been died in terrorist attack in 2007. He is the 11th President of Pakistan which was elected from 2008 to 2013 after winning elections; He is also the constituent of the federal cabinet as an speculation minister when Benazir Bhutto was elected as a Prime Minister of Pakistan.