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21-member Punjab cabinet likely to be sworn in today

LAHORE: Swearing In Ceremony of The Punjab cabinet of 21 members is likely to be held here. on Friday (today) as CMThe House contacted Punjab Governor Baligur Rehman. for swearing-in ceremony.

According to CM Sources in the House, 21 member cabinet of CM Pervez Elahi will be sworn in at the Punjab Governor’s House. Recall, the chairman of the Pakistani Tehreek-e-Insaf, Imran Khan, approved a working cabinet of 18 members. for Punjab government during his visit of days ago. Only PTI ministers take the oath in in first phase

According to the details, members of Punjab Cabinet, announced previously on Thursday, briefcases were assigned.

The portfolios assigned to cabinet members are as follows: Mohsin Lagari will be finance minister, Taimur Malik Bhatti will be sports minister, Raja Yasser Humayun will be minister. for information technology and higher education; Ansar Majid Niyazi becomes minister of Labor, work; Raja Basharat becomes minister for Cooperatives and prosecutors; Sardar Shahabuddin to become minister for Livestock; Munib Cheema was appointed minister of Transport; Murad Raas becomes minister for schools education; Dr. Yasmine Rashid will oversee the ministry of Health; Khurrum Virk will oversee the ministry of parliamentary affairs; Hashim Dogar becomes minister of Interior and prisons; Sardar Asif Nakki becomes minister for Excises and taxation; Ali Afzal Sahi becomes minister of Works and communication; Nawabzada Mansour Khan becomes minister of Income; Hussein Jahanyan Gardezi becomes minister of Agriculture; Ghazanfar Abbas becomes minister of Social Security; Latif Nazr to be Minister for mines and minerals; Sardar Hasnain Bahadur Dareshek to become minister of Food and Energy;

Mehmudur Rashid becomes minister of local authorities; Mian Aslam Iqbal becomes minister of Housing and Ali Abbas Shah to become minister of The woods.

In addition, he has also it was decided to appoint Ahmed Owais as Advocate General of Punjab and Musrat Jamshed Cheema will be made Special Assistant Chief Minister and, most likely, will be given to the Information Department.

Dr. Arsalan Khalid will also to be made Special Assistant to Chief Minister and will be given to the IT department.


Pakistan Muslim League (PML-Q) leader Monis Illahi said they did not need any other ministry, as they are in a higher position in provinces.

PML-Q leader met with Pakistani leader Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan in Bath Gala on Thursday and assured him that their party has no further demand. Both leaders discussed issues related to the formation of cabinet in Punjab Assembly.

Talking to media after the meeting, the PML-Q leader said he assured the PTI leader that they no longer had demand after they were given the Chief Minister’s seat.

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