A leader in the Pakistan Muslim League who is the daughter of Prime minister, Nawaz Sharif and his wife Kalsom Nawaz.
She earned a master's degree from Punjab University.
A polyglot, she is fluent in four languages. She has stated she would like to be involved in politics in order to help her father, the Prime minister.
She is the granddaughter of philanthropist and industrialist Muhammad Sharif. She married Muhammad Safdar Awan in 1992; they have two children.
She is the daughter of Pakistan Prime minister Nawaz Sharif.