ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Monday announced changes in the cabinet as Federal Minister for Planning Khusro Bakhtiar has been removed while Asad Umar will replace him and gives his entry in the cabinet for the second time.
Prime Minister Special Assistant (PMSA) Firdous Ashiq Awan on her twitter handle announced that changes have been made in the federal cabinet.
وفاقی کابینہ میں توسیع اور ردوبدل۔اسد عمر منصوبہ بندی اور سپیشل انییشٹو جبکہ خسرو بختیار کو پیٹرولیم کا وفاقی وزیر بنانے کا فیصلہ۔اس ضمن میں جلد نوٹیفیکیشن جاری کردیا جائے گا۔
— Firdous Ashiq Awan (@Dr_FirdousPTI) November 18, 2019
She said that the government has decided to change the portfolio of Khushro Bakhtiar from planning ministry to Petroleum while Asad Umar will join planning ministry as its head while he has been given additional charge of a special initiative.
Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan said that a notification will be issued in this regard soon.