Biography

Abdul Aleem Khan is a Politician, Businessman and a Philanthropist. He was born on 5th of March, 1972 in Lahore, Pakistan. Received his early education from Crescent Model School, Lahore and then did his Bachelor of Arts from Government College, Lahore. He started active participation in politics by contesting for a National Assembly seat in the General Elections held in the year 2002. Following this, Abdul Aleem Khan contested in the By-Elections for the seat of Provincial Assembly and was elected as M.P.A in 2003. In November, 2003 he took oath as a first Minister for Information Technology, Punjab. In the Year 2012, he joined the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf. He became the President of Lahore and then the President of the Central Punjab. In 2018 he became the M.P.A from Lahore (PP-158). He later on joined the Cabinet as a Senior Minister for Local Government & Community Development, Punjab.

Apart from politics, he has set a Foundation named as “Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation” which is currently working in various sectors, Education, Health and Community Development. Foundation is currently operating sixty (60) plus Water Filtration Plants in the under developed areas of Lahore. The Foundation is running ten (10) free dispensaries, which provide free medical services and medicines to the people. Foundation is running an Orphanage for the girls by the name of “Apna Ghar” which is providing free Education and Boarding facilities to the Orphanage girls. The foundation is currently run by Abdul Aleem Khan. Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation continuously makes financial contributions to the Health and Education sector by making donations to various educational institutions and health care institutes mainly as Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital, INMOL, Ghurki Hospital, NAMAL University, Rising Sun Institute, DHA and Mughalpura Campus.

A.A.K Foundation constructed Hydrotherapy Swimming Pool and a Speech Therapy Department at Rinsing Sun Institute, DHA Campus for the Special Children. Foundation donated 2-Kanal of Land and also paid the construction cost of a state of the art Abdur Raheem Khan Campus, Mughalpura for the education of the special children. This campus consists of 3 floors and a basement including Hydrotherapy Pool, Management Centre and class rooms for the C.P children. Further, more than 200 children are sponsored by the Foundation for their studies

at Abdur Rahim Khan Campus, Mughalpura. 100% expenses such as cost of utility, salaries of the teachers and allied staff and maintenance of the campus are being borne by the Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation.

Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation also contributed actively in construction/extension of Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital, Lahore and Peshawar and donated a huge amount for this purpose. In recognition of the donations by the Foundation, the Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital, Lahore has named the third floor of the patients ward as Abdur Rahim Khan Floor and Inpatient floor at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital, Peshawar named as Nasim Khan(Mother of Abdul Aleem Khan) Floor. Mammography and Ex-Ray Machines had also been provided to the SKMT, Lahore and Peshawar.

Foundation is currently running a project at Kot Lakhpat Jail, Lahore for rehabilitation of 60 bed Hospital, construction of Wash Rooms, provision of Desert Coolers etc. to prisoners. It is also pertinent to mention here that Abdul Aleem Khan Foundation has deposited a sum Rs: 3.9 Million in the Government Treasury during last five months in order to release the 44 prisoners who cannot afford to pay the fine on completion of their sentence.