Speaker's Profile

Murtaza Javed Abassi

Mr Murtaza Javed Abbasi is the Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of Pakistan. He was elected to the National Assembly in 2008 on a Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) ticket. He was also elected Chairman of the Standing Committee on Narcotic Control of the National Assembly. 

A graduate of  Peshawar University, Mr Abbasi is the son of late Haji Javed Iqbal Abbasi, who was chairman of the District Council, Abbottabad for 12 years and twice elected Member of the National Assembly and Senator.