Who is the Current Deputy Speaker of National Assembly of Pakistan?

A. Dost Mazari

B. Qasim Suri

C. Ch Pervez Elahi

D. Asad Qaisar


Qasim Khan Suri is a Pakistani politician who is the current and 19th Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan since August 2018. He was born in January 1969 in Quetta, to a Pashtun family from the Sur tribe, who are a sub-clan of the Khiljis. His father had a medicine business which Suri took over in 1997 after death of his father. His mother is of Urdu-speaking background. Suri received his early education from the Quetta Islamia School and enrolled in Federal Government College in 1988. He received a bachelor's degree in political science in 1990 and a master's degree in international relations in 1992, both from the University of Balochistan. Suri have been associated with Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) since 1996 but became active member in 2007. He ran for the seat of the National Assembly of Pakistan as a candidate of PTI from Constituency NA-259 (Quetta) in 2013 Pakistani general election but was unsuccessful. He received 16,006 votes and lost the seat to Mahmood Khan Achakzai.

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