Khawaja izhar ul hassan is a Pakistani businessman and politician associated with Muttahida Qaumi Movement, he is one of the important members of the party and served as the leader of the opposition in the provincial assembly of Sindh.
Khawaja holds an L.L.B degree from university of Karachi and Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Preston Institute. He has served MQM at various stages he was first appointed as the advisor to Chief Minister of Sindh in 2008.
Khawaja Izhar had survived the assassination attempt in 2017 and escaped unhurt following the Eid-ul-Adha prayer in his constituency Buffer Zone. Few civilians were also injured whereas a boy and a police constable were killed in the incident.