Rana Sanaullah is a famous Pakistani politician who also served as former Law Minister for Punjab. This biography will provide details about the political career and personal life of the popular politician.
Rana Sanaullah was born in Faisalabad on January 1, 1950. His father Sher Muhammad Khan is a known man who is from a Rajput family.
After completing school he joined Government College Faisalabad where he did his Bachelors in commerce. Then he shifted to Lahore and completed his LLB from Punjab Law College, Lahore. This was start of his career as a lawyer.
Rana Sanaullah Khan started his political career from Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) in his hometown Faisalabad. In the general elections of 1990 he started his provincial career as a candidate of Punjab Assembly.
But his affiliation with PPP was short lived and he joined Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PMLN) in 1993 and was elected as MPA in general elections of 1997.
After that he participated in many elections and became a prominent a leading figure of PMLN. In 2018 General elections he decided to participate for the National Assembly and become an MNA for the first time from constituency NA-106 (Faisalabad-VI).
During his political career he was arrested multiple times including during the dictatorship of General Musharraf. He narrated that when he planned to organize against the military coup he was arrested and tortured.
Model Town Incident:
He is accused by opponents for being the culprit behind the raid on Minhaj-ul-Quran International’s Lahore secretariat on June 17, 2014. In which many innocent people including women lost their lives.
His statement that police action was justified to maintain law and order resulted in backlash. Many allege that he as the Law minister was involved in the killings.
Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif removed him from ministry to calm people but political opponents demanded the resignation of the CM. An FIR was also lodged against CM Punjab & Rana Sanaullah for being the key figures in the killings.
His political career also includes controversies including his opinions on religious matters such as declaring Qadiyanis as Muslims and declaring Babar Awan as Wajibul due to corruption charges. In one TV Show he lashed out his opponent Sheikh Rasheed.
Details about his personal family such as wife, sons, daughters and siblings are not known.
How To Contact Rana Sanaullah?
As a member of National Assembly he can be contacted by people at the following address and contact numbers:
Address: 12-C, Samanabad, Faisalabad
Phone Number: 041-660180, 041-627212
Mobile Number: 0300-6633087, 0300-4467087
He is among those few political figures who is not active on social media. There are many fake Facebook and Twitter accounts on the name of Rana Sanaullah.