Abdul Akbar Khan (1 September 1949 - 12 January 2017) was a Pakistani politician from Mardan. He had been elected as deputy speaker of KPK (Then NWFP) assembly once and MPA[clarification needed] five times to the provincial assembly KPK in 1988, 1990, 1993, 2002, and 2008 on Pakistan Peoples Party Parliamentarians ticket. He died on 12 January 2017 due to heart failure.He contested first election in 1970 Khan started his political career in the early 1970
from the PPP platform and quickly rose its ranks. After the 1988 General Elections, he was appointed Deputy Speaker KPK Assembly (then N.W.F-P Assembly). He became the Speaker KPK Assembly in 1993. He also served as PPPP parliamentary leader in the KPK Assembly from 2002 to 2013. Now his wife has been introduced as his successor.