Islamabad: Hammad Azhar takes over as Minister of Finance.
After arriving in Islamabad’s Ministry of Finance, he received a warm welcome.
Earlier, Federal Minister for Industries and Production Hammad Azhar was given additional portfolio of Minister for Finance.
On the advice of the Prime Minister Imran Khan, President Dr Arif Alvi removed Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh as Federal Minister.
Meanwhile, Tabish Gauhar has also been re-designated on honorary basis as Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Power and Petroleum, with immediate effect.
The Prime Minister also cancelled the appointment of Nadeem Babar as the special assistant to the Prime Minister of Petroleum.
The Cabinet Department issued a notice in this regard today (Tuesday).