Living Style of A Pakistani Minister whose tax paying details are under discussion……

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Faisal Vawda is a Pakistani politician who is the current Federal Minister for Water Resources, in office since 5 October 2018. He has been a member of the National Assembly of Pakistan since August 2018.

Political career
Vawda was elected to the National Assembly of Pakistan from Constituency NA-249 (Karachi West-II) as a candidate of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf in 2018 Pakistani general election. He received 35,344 votes and defeated Shahbaz Sharif.[2][3] Following his successful election, a petition was submitted in the Sindh High Court seeking the disqualification of Vawda for not disclosing the details of his foreign bank accounts and properties in the affidavit submitted to the Election Commission of Pakistan.[4]

On 5 October 2018, he was inducted into the federal cabinet of Prime Minister Imran Khan[5] and was appointed as Federal Minister for Water Resources.[6]

Properties
As of 2010, Faisal Vawda is owner of Faisal Vawda Group.[7]

In 2016, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) summoned Vawda for an inquiry pertaining to fraudulent allotment of amenity plots. In a notice issued by the NAB said that hundreds of amenity plots have been allotted to Faisal Vawda Group, a company owned by Vawda himself.[8]

In 2019, Saudi Pak Leasing Company Limited filed a plea against Vawda and his father for not returning the loan taken for business purposes.[9]

In 2020, the Federal Board of Revenue released its 2018 tax directory for parliamentarians which noted Vawda did not paid any taxes.

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