Before winning the 2018 general election, he served twice in the National Assembly. He is a member of the MQM Pakistan Rabta Committee and a member of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement Pakistan (MQM-P) Party.
He was elected to the National Assembly of Pakistan from constituency NA-251 (Karachi West-IV) as a candidate of Muttahida Qaumi Movement in 2018 Pakistani general election. On 6 April 2020, he was appointed as Federal Minister for Telecommunications.
He has been again given the portfolio of Minister of Information Technology and Telecommunication in the Shehbaz Sharif’s cabinet.