Islamabad (August 17, 2017): Prime Minister Shahid Khaqn Abbasi has allocated portfolios to his advisors and special advisors the status of all of whom will be equal to a federal minister.
Ameer Muqam is Abbasi’s advisor for political affairs while Irfan Siddiqui is advisor for National History and Literary Heritage. Jam Mashooq is now advisor for IRSA issues and Sardar Mehtab Ahmad Khan is advisor for Aviation.
Portfolios of Advisors are: Engr. Amir Muqam, Political Affairs; Irfan Sidiqqui, National History and Literary Heritage; Jam Mashooq Ali, Adviser on IRSA Affairs; and Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan, Aviation.
All of the new advisors will have the status of Federal Ministers.
Prime minister has selected Asif Kirmani as his special advisor for political affairs while Musaddiq Malik is his pick for special advisor for Media. Barrister Zafarullah is special advisor for Law while Zaheer Ahmad is prime minister’s special advisor pick for Departmental reforms.
Portfolios of the Special Assistants are:
Dr. Syed Asif Saeed Kirmani, Political Affairs; Miftah Ismail, Economic Affairs ; Dr. Musadik Malik, Media Affairs; Zafarullah Khan, Law and Kh. Zaheer Ahmed, Institutional Reforms.