Islamabad: A Pakistani parliamentarian Dr. Nafeesa Shah ( MNA from Sindh ) has been elected unanimously vice chairperson of the executive committee of Common wealth Parliamentary Association at the 57th Annual Conference of the Association , which concluded here, today, says a press release received from London here today.
Dr. Shah is elected for this position for a term of three years by the 40 member executive committee. An educationist, journalist and human rights activist Dr. Shah is also chairperson of National Commission for Human Development and member of PPP Finance Committee. Dr. Shah has done doctorate in Social Anthropology from prestigious Oxford University and has been actively engaged in the education sector and women development. She is also president of Pakistan Girls Guide Association.
In another move Rana Mohammad Farooq, Speaker Punjab assembly has been nominated to represent Pakistan in the Asia Group of CPA.
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