PM Shehbaz hands power to Dastagir, economic affairs to Sadiq

(L to R) MNAs Ayaz Sadiq, Khurram Dastagir, and Murtaza Javed Abbasi. — Nationwide Meeting web page
  • PM Shehbaz Sharif appoints Hussain Prizada as human rights minister.
  • Muhammad Hashim Notazai appointed as state minister for energy.
  • Murtaza Javed Abbasi appointed as parliamentary affairs minister.

ISLAMABAD: High Minister Shehbaz Sharif Tuesday allotted portfolios to 4 federal and one state minister, a notification from the Cupboard Department mentioned.

Khurram Dastagir has been passed the ability ministry portfolio, Ayaz Sadiq financial affairs, Riaz Hussain Prizada human rights, and Murtaza Javed Abbasi parliamentary affairs, whilst Muhammad Hashim Notazai has been appointed because the state minister for energy.

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The most recent allocations come because the top minister — who was once sworn into the place of business on April 11 after the ouster of Imran Khan — is finalising his federal cupboard after consultations with coalition companions.

It’s noteworthy that Prizada was once passed the portfolio after it was once withdrawn from Ehsaan-ur-Rehman Mazari final week. The latter was once later appointed because the minister for inter-provincial coordination.

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In the meantime, Former diplomat Syed Tariq Fatemi was once — at the identical day as Mazari — denotified because the particular assistant to the top minister on overseas affairs an afternoon after he was once appointed to the put up.

Alternatively, Fatemi was once retained and designated as a minister of the state, the Cupboard Department mentioned in a notification.

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