Islamabad (June 27, 2018): Two more caretaker ministers were inducted into the Federal Cabinet on Wednesday.
President Mamnoon Hussain administered oath to Lahore-based businessman Mian Misbah-ur-Rehman and former defence secretary Lieutenant General (retd) Khalid Naeem Lodhi, in a ceremony held at the Presidency.
Among others, the ceremony was attended by Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (retd) Nasirul Mulk, members of the federal cabinet and other senior officials.On June 05, Cabinet division issued a notification allotting portfolios to the sworn-in caretaker cabinet members.
Abdullah Hussain Haroon was assigned the portfolio of Foreign Affairs and National Food Security. Additional charge of Ministries of defense and defense production was also entrusted to him.
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Shamshad Akhtar was made minister for finance, statistics and planning and development. Additional charge of the ministry of commerce and Industries was also handed over to her.Azam Khan was handed over the portfolio of ministries of Interior, CADD and Narcotics. Additional Charge of inter provincial coordination was also given to him.Syed Ali Zafar was assigned the portfolio of Ministry of Law and Justice, Parliamentary Affairs and Information and Broadcasting.
Muhammad Yousaf Sheikh was given ministries of health, education and religious affairs.Mrs Roshan Khurshid was assigned the portfolios of human rights, SAFRON and Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan Affairs.