In pursuance of provisions of clause (3) of Article 53 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Mr. Javed Murtaza Abbasi, Deputy Speaker, National Assembly, shall act as Speaker, National Assembly, with effect from 22nd August, 2015. Mr. Murtaza Javed Abbasi, Member National Assembly of Pakistan has been elected as Deputy Speaker National Assembly of Pakistan on 03 June, 2013 by securing more than two-third majority vote (258 votes).
Prior to this Mr. Murtaza Javed Abbasi was elected as MNA on the ticket of PML(N) in 2008 election and was also elected as Chairman Standing Committee on Narcotic Control of the National Assembly and successfully discharged his responsibilities and parliamentary functions in accordance with the Rules of procedures and conduct of business in the National Assembly.
Mr. Murtaza Javed Abbasi is son of late Haji Javed Iqbal Abbasi who remained Chairman District Council Abbottabad for 12 years and twice elected as Member National Assembly and Senator.
Mr. Murtaza Javed Abbasi was born on 15th March 1970 and did his graduation from Peshawar University.