Tuesday, 10 September 2013

Nawab Salahuddin Abbasi

His Highness Nawab Salahuddin Abbasi            (Urdu: عزت مآب نواب صلاح الدین عباسی) is a Pakistani nobleman politician, parliamentarian and Head of the Abbasi Dynasty the former rulers of Bahawalpur State. He is also the grandson of His Highness General Nawab Sadiq Muhammad Khan Abbasi V, who was the last ruling Nawab of the Princely State Bahawalpur. He has been elected five times as Member of National Assembly from the city Ahmadpur East. He is also the Chief of Bahawalpur National Awami Party (BNAP) which is allied with Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf. Nawab Salahuddin Abbasi is also a strong campaigner of restoration of Bahawalpur province and a influential personality of South Punjab.

Public Life
He was appointed as the Heir Apparent, on the death of his grandfather, 24 May 1966. Succeeded on the death of his father as Head of the Royal House of Bahawalpur, 14 April 1988. He is officially styled as H.H. Jalalat ul-Mulk, Rukn ud-Daula, Saif ud-Daula, Hafiz ul-Mulk, Mukhlis ud-Daula wa Muin ud-Daula, Nawab Salah ud-din Ahmad Khan Abbasi Bahadur, Nusrat Jung, Amir of the God gifted kingdom of Bahawalpur. He is also the Patron of National Red Crescent Soc 1975. Patron-in-Chief Pakistan Social Association,  Anjuman Ashait-e-Seerat-un-Nabi (Bahawalpur), and Pakistan Minorities Social Welfare Organization. President Markazai Seerat Committee 1976, and Bahawalpur Divisional Rover Scouts. Chair Sir Sadiq Muhammad Khan Trust. Founder Dir Foundation for Advancement of Engineering Sciences & Advanced Technologies since 2001. Mbr National Seerat Committee 1976, Chancellor’s Committee of Islamia University of Bahawalpur, Governing Body of Sadiq Public School, Punjab Welfare Board, Punjab Council on Social Welfare, etc.

Privilege
Nawab maintains the title of Nawab, a diplomatic car number plate and a diplomatic passport in Pakistan. He also enjoys a very respected status in the Bahawalpur region.

Politics
Nawab has remained member of the National Assembly repeatedly from the city Ahmadpur East as an independent candidate. In 2008 elections all of the Nawab backed candidates won from Bahawalpur, Bahawalnagar and Rahim Yar Khan thus Nawab is said to have significant influence in the region. In 2012 Nawab formed his own political party Bahawalpur National Awami Party (BNAP) which in 2013 allied with Imran Khan led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) for 2013 elections.

Brief History of the Life of His Highness Nawab Salah-ud-Din Ahmed Abbasi
His Highness Nawab Salah-ud-din Ahmed Abbasi
نواب صلاح الدین عباسی
Born
Ahmadpur East
Title
Nawab of Bahawalpur
Tenure
14th April 1988 – Present
Other titles
Amir of Abbasi Dynasty, Head of Bahawalpur National Awami Party
Nationality
Pakistani
Residence
Sadiq Garh Palace, Ahmadpur East
Locality
South Punjab
Predecessor
Nawab Muhammad Abbas Khan Abbasi Bahadur
Heir
Nawabzada (Prince) Muhammad Bahawal Abbas Khan Abbasi
Spouse(s)
The Begum of Bahawalpur
Issue
Nawabzada (Prince) Muhammad Bahawal Abbas Khan Abbasi
Sahibzadi (Princess) Aniza Saher Abbasi
Occupation
Politician
Landlord


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