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Dr. Babar Awan- Vice President of PPP

ISLAMBAD: Dr. Babar Awan a Senator, lawyer and Politician has been voted as Vice President of (PPP) Pakistan People’s Party.


On Thursday, after the approval by Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zaradari (PPP) the notification concerning to the appointment of Babar Awan as a Vice President was issued.

In 1947 Dr. Babar Awan was selected a member of Central Executive Committee by Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto. Later on, in 1999 he was also selected as Coordinator of International Affairs Wing of the Party.

In 2000, he took the office of Central Finance Secretary of the party. In 2002 during general election he was rewarded with the ticket of National Assembly. In 2005 he became Senator on the PPP only seat from Punjab.

As a lawyer, he protected many cases against President Asif Ali Zardari and Benazir Bhuto. In case of people foundation he also remained guidance of Bilawal Bhutto Zardari a chairman of PPP, Bakhtawar Bhutto and Asifa Bhutto.

He is considered as the most trusted and highly popular leader of PPP, he willingly tender his resignation from Minister of Parliamentary Affairs, Minister of Law and Justice, Minister of Information Technology to appeal Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto reference forward to Supreme Court by President Asif Ali Zardari.