By curating this page, you will get permissions to update as well as add content to this page. Page views on this page will count towards your incentive program.
Syed Hamid Raza Gilani, in keeping with his family's tradition, received his early education at Aitchison College, Lahore, Pakistan. Later he studied in England and was called to the Bar at Gray's Inn. He also studied at Oxford. Mr. Gilani's political career began in 1962 when he was elected unopposed from Multan to the National Assembly of Pakistan during the government of President Ayub Khan. He was appointed Parliamentary Secretary for Foreign Affairs. During this time he became a close friend of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto.