Maryam Nawaz

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maryam nawaz

NameMaryam Nawaz
Full NameMaryam Nawaz Safdar
Birth NameMaryam Nawaz Sharif
ProfessionPakistani Politician
Political partyPakistan Muslim League (N)
Positions HeldVice President, Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz
Ex Honorary Chairperson of the Prime Minister's Youth Programme
Chairperson of "The Sharif Trust" Schools and Hospitals
Date of BirthOctober 28, 1973
Age (In 2023)50 Years
Birth PlaceLahore, Punjab, Pakistan
Current cityLondon, United Kingdom
Mother TongueUrdu
Physical Stats
Heightin centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in Feet Inches- 5ft 4in
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBrown
Family and Marriage Details
Marital StatusMarried
Husband/SpouseCaptain Muhammad Safdar Awan
maryam nawaz sharif with husband safdar awan
Marriage Date1992
Son(s)Muhammad Junaid Safdar
maryam nawaz sharif with son junaid safdar
Daughter(s)Mehrunnisa Safdar
mehr-un-nisa munir with mother maryam nawaz
Mahnoor Safdar
mahnoor safdar with mother maryam nawaz
FatherNawaz Sharif (Former Prime Minister Of Pakistan)
maryam nawaz with father nawaz sharif
MotherKalsoom Nawaz
maryam nawaz with mother kulsoom nawaz
Sister(s)Asma Nawaz Sharif
Brother(s)Hassan Nawaz Sharif
Hussain Nawaz Sharif
Other Relative(s)
Uncle(s)Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif (Three time Chief Minister of Punjab)
Grand Father (Paternal)Muhammad Sharif
Son-in-law(s)Raheel Munir
maryam nawaz sharif with raheel munir
Daughter-in-law(s)Ayesha Saif Khan
maryam nawaz with daughter-in-law ayesha saif khan
Education Details
SchoolConvent of Jesus and Mary, Lahore
CollegeUniversity of Punjab
Educational QualificationM.A. (English Literature)
Ph.D. in Political Science
Contact/Social Media Details (6.8m followers) (1.9m followers) (463k followers)
Email[email protected]
Other Details
Net Worth (Approx)PKR 845 million
Alternate NamesMariam Nawaz
Mariyam Nawaz
Mariam Safdar
Family Picturemaryam nawaz family picture
Maryam Nawaz Sharif also known as Maryam Safdar is a Pakistani politician. She is the daughter of former Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif. She was born on October 28, 1973 to Nawaz Sharif and Kalsoom Nawaz in Lahore, Pakistan. She has 3 siblings, a sister Asma Nawaz and two brothers Hassan Nawaz & Hussain Nawaz.
She did her schooling from Convent of Jesus and Mary, Lahore. After that she did graduation and post-graduation in English Literature from the University of Punjab.
She wanted to become a doctor and she took admission in King Edward Medical College, Lahore but she left the college without completing her degree after a controversy over illegal admission.
Maryam got married to Safdar Awan in 1992. Safdar Awan was serving as captain in Pakistan Army and he was also the security officer of Maryam's father Nawaz Sharif during his tenure as Prime Minister of Pakistan. The couple has 3 children: One son Muhammad Junaid Safdar and two daughter Mehrunnisa Safdar and Mahnoor Safdar.
In 2012, she entered politics and was made incharge of Pakistan Muslim League (N) election campaign during the 2013 general election.
In November 2013, she was appointed as the Chairperson of the Prime Minister's Youth Programme but she resigned in 2014 after her appointment was challenged in the Lahore High Court by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
Maryam Nawaz, along with her siblings Hasan Nawaz Sharif and Hussain Nawaz Sharif were named in the Panama Papers as allegedly hiding their wealth in off-shore tax havens in April 2016.
In March 2017, she was selected as one of the BBC's 100 Women.
In 2017, she was listed on the The New York Times list of 11 Powerful Women Around the World.
She became active in politics in 2017 after her father Nawaz Sharif was disqualified by the Supreme Court of Pakistan in relation to the Panama Papers case.
She was sentenced to seven years in prison with £2 million fine on corruption charges in the Avenfield reference case in July 2018. However, in September 2019, the Islamabad High Court suspended her sentence.
In 2018, Maryam declared her assets worth Rs 845 million in her affidavit.
She was arrested by National Accountability Bureau Lahore over Chaudhry Sugar Mills corruption charges on August 8, 2019. She was released on bail by Lahore High Court on November 2019.