Sharmila : The Powerful Woman
Sharmila, a 43-year-old woman, is a strong female politician from Pakistan, who has always believed in women empowerment. She served Pakistan from the year 2008 to 2011 as the advisor to the Chief Minister of Sindh. She belongs to Karachi and remembers the beautiful moments spent in that region.
Sharmila has strong views regarding corruption and has often voiced her true opinions regarding the same. You can often see her on Pakistan news channels & has participated in various debates related to corruption.
N M Uqaili, the former Pakistan Minister of Finance, believed that her granddaughter Sharmila will do something good to the nation.
Sharmila’s father, Usman Farooqi, agreed with his father, and he too had a strong faith in her. Usman was a former chairman of Pakistan Steel Mill.
Her family is quite supportive as far as her confidence and interpersonal skills are concerned. From childhood, Farooqui has seen a confident and strong personality.
Her Mother Anisa Farooqui was arrested by First Information Report No.19/96 in the year 2001. The government have given custody to Anisa. Later her mother joined plea bargain in association with National Accountability Bureau. Their family was strictly investigated by many government agencies such as Karachi Electric Supply Corporation, Federal Investigation Agency and many more for not paying electric bills that were around Rs. 1 million.
Firm Stand on Criticism
In an interview, Sharmila said that pursuing education in Mater of Business Administration from Adamson Institute of Business Administration and Technology was the best decision that she made. She learned various things from the college, which is based in Karachi. Further, she has also gained a Master of Laws degree.
Her education background was solid, and she has the calibre to turn any worst situation into better. Many women in Pakistan have given her negative remarks for the corruption case with her dad.
Strong Bond with Her Husband
Sharmila got married in the year 2015 with Hasham Riaz Sheikh. He is a banker and has worked at Wall Street in New York. He was the advisor to ex-President Asif Ali Zardari.
They share a wonderful relation between sweet husband and wife. Sharing suggestions and advice for each other in their professional life, both of them are planning to do something bigger related to society for their home country.
You can see Sharmila and Hasham on various Pakistani news channels.