The son of renowned poet Ahmad Faraz was previously serving as chairman of the Senate’s standing committee on commerce. He is also a member of committees responsible for planning and development, water and climate change.
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) senior leader Raja Zafarul was declared opposition leader in pursuance of rule 16 (5) of the rules of Procedure and Conduct of Business in the Senate , 2012, according to Senate Secretariat.
Haq replaced PPP Senator Sherry Rehman with effect from Aug 24, according to the notification.
Congratulations to the new Leader of the House in the Senate , @shiblifaraz and the new Leader of Opposition Raja Zafrul Haq. I hope they both remember the best service to democracy lies in serving public interests via legislation, debate, good governance and parliamentary probity
— SenatorSherryRehman (@sherryrehman) August 26, 2018