President of Pakistan Mr. Mamnoon Hussain Administered the oath to Member National Assembly Maryam Aurangzeb as state minister in a special ceremony held at the Aiwan-e-Sadr in Islamabad on Wednesday. Speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq, State Minister for CADD Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, Minister of State/Chairman Privatization Commission Muhammad Zubair, Members of Parliament and senior government officials also attended the oath-taking ceremony. The oath-taking ceremony was conducted entirely in Urdu language.
Aurangzeb was elected on a reserved seat for women in the 2013 general elections. She is also the parliamentary secretary for interior. Her mother, Tahira Aurangzeb, too is an MNA. Aurangzeb holds an MSc degree in environment and development from Kings College London and a Masters degree in Economics from Pakistan.