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Sheikh Rashid Net Worth Before Arrest: Is He In Jail- AML Leader Wife And Family

What is Sheikh Rashid net worth before his arrest? He was arrested after accusing Asif Zardari of being involved in a murderous plan.

Sheikh Rashid is a politician and the founder of the Awami Muslim League, a political Party in Pakistan.

Beginning his political career in the 1970s, Sheikh Rashid immediately gained attention as a fiery and dynamic Leader.

He was well-known for his fiery speeches and contentious remarks and frequently made news for his candid opinions on various topics.

Similarly, he established the Awami Muslim League in 1988, a political organization that fought for the rights of ordinary Pakistanis and aimed to transform the nation’s political system and economy.

Throughout his career, he has been a vocal opponent of the status quo and a dedicated defender of democracy.

For his dedication to political reform and his support for the rights of regular Pakistanis, he served in the National Assembly of Pakistan multiple times.

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Sheikh Rashid Net Worth Before Arrest

Sheikh Rashid, a politician, has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million. He has earned a hefty sum of money from his professional career.

Sheikh Rashid Net Worth
Sheikh Rashid, a politician, has an estimated net worth of $359,355. (Source: Tribune)

His per-year salary is $100,000, and per month is $8,333.33, according to celebworth. Between 1985 and May 2018, Ahmed served as a member of Pakistan’s National Assembly.

Additionally, he held several posts in the federal government between 1992 and 1997. 

Similarly, from 2002 to 2006, he was the Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, and from 2006 to 2007, he was the Federal Minister for Railways.

Is Sheikh Rashid In Jail?

Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, the head of the (AML) Awami Muslim League & was taken into custody by Islamabad Police early Thursday.

He was arrested for comments he was accused of making regarding former president Asif Ali Zardari. He allegedly accused him of organizing a “murder conspiracy to kill PTI head, Imran Khan.”

Sheikh Rashid Net Worth
Sheikh Rashid Ahmed, the head of the (AML) & was taken into custody by Islamabad Police early Thursday (Source: Geo.Tv)

Sheikh Rashid Shafique, the Sheikh’s nephew, confirmed the incident to Geo News and stated that the Sheikh was arrested at his apartment in a posh neighborhood in Islamabad.

Similarly, the senior politician was jailed due to a Police complaint by Raja Inayat-ur-Rehman, the vice chairman of the PPP’s Rawalpindi Division.

He claimed that the AML chief had claimed that PPP co-chairman Asif Zardari had received help from a terrorist to kill Imran Khan in a television interview on January 27.

According to the FIR filed against the former minister, Rashid attempted to defame the former president, posing a long-term threat to Zardari and his family.

It said that by referring to a “fabricated and false conspiracy” to upset the nation’s peace, the AML chairman tried to incite discord and animosity between the PPP and PTI.

Ahmed claimed that as the Police were trying to arrest him, they looted his home and beat his domestic workers in a video shared by the PTI on Twitter account.

In addition, he said that Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah was to blame for the incident and that his lawyer Mian Tahir had won his release on bail.

AML Leader Sheikh Rashid Wife And Family

Since AML Leader Sheikh Rashid typically kept his personal life quiet, nothing is known about his family. The general public knows if he has a spouse or kids.

He was born in Rawalpindi, Punjab. Rashid attended Polytechnic College for his foundational education and Government Gordon College for his undergraduate studies. 

Ahmad served as the president of the Gordon College student union. As a student, he got interested in politics and worked hard to overthrow the Ayub Khan military administration.

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