of Michigan in 1975. 47 On 27 September 2018, An anti-terrorism court suspended the proceedings against Alvi and granted him constitutional immunity in the case. 29 In 2016, he was made president of the PTI Sindh chapter. 10 After returning to Pakistan, he started practicing dentistry and setup Alvi Dental Hospital. Archived from the original on Retrieved "NA-247 Result - Election Results 2018 - Karachi South 2 - NA-247 Candidates - NA-247 Constituency Details - ". "PTI's Arif Alvi elected new Pakistan president: Reports". 20 He ran for the seat of the Provincial Assembly of Sindh as a candidate of PTI from Constituency PS-90 (Karachi-II) in the Pakistani general election, 2002, but was unsuccessful. "Arif Alvi says he is elected President of entire nation, not a particular party". 26 27 He received 77,659 votes and defeated Khushbakht Shujaat. 13 While studying at De'Montmorency College of Dentistry, he became an active member of the student unions. 33 On 4 September 2018, he was elected as 13th President of Pakistan in the Pakistani presidential election, 2018. "PTI's Dr Arif Alvi elected 13th President of Pakistan: unofficial results". President of Pakistan, in office since 9 September 2018. "President-elect Dr Arif Alvi tenders resignation from NA seat". Retrieved b "Alvi's rise from a poor start". "NA-250 PTI candidate Arif Alvi wins". "The cleric, the lawyer and the partyman". A b "Political reshuffle Dr Arif Alvi new PTI Sindh president". "PTI leaders get bail in 2014 protest sit-in cases". "Alvi is the second-ever dentist to assume a country's presidency". 6 On 5 September 2018, he relinquished his National Assembly seat.