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Who Will Replace Asad Umar As New Finance Minister?

ISLAMABAD: Asad Umar, the recent one to fall off of the federal cabinet, has bid farewell to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) led Government, saying that he had a great time as finance minister under the leadership of Imran Khan.

Asad Umar in a tweet said Prime Minister Imran Khan had offered him to take another ministry but he is not interested to take any other ministry.

Now the question arises here who will replace Asad Umar as new finance minister. Prior to the sources, Prime Minister Imran Khan has summoned Federal Minister for Energy Omar Ayub for important consultation.

As per sources, the names for new finance minister which are reportedly under consideration are former finance minister DR Hafez Pasha, Salman Shah, former governor of State Bank – Ishrat Hussain, and incumbent federal Minister for Energy Omar Ayub.