Prime Minister Imran Khan has decided major changes in the federal cabinet on his return from China.
According to sources, the list of 9 federal ministers, including the Ministry of Interior, Ministry of Petroleum, Ministry of Kashmir, Ministry of Planning, Industry and Production have chances to change. Sources say that the Prime Minister has directed Assistant Special Information and Broadcasting Minister Firdous Ashiq Awan to continue her work while he can keep the charge of Interior Ministry himself.
In recent days news was circulating that Prime Minister Khan has decided important changes in the federal cabinet, after which the cabinet of 8 to 10 ministers will be changed. According to sources, the positions of federal ministers like Shafqat Mehmood, Zubeda Jalal, Ijaz Shah, Fawad Chaudhry, Firdous Ashiq Awan, and Nadeem Afzal Chan could be changed. Babar Awan is likely to get important position in Parliament.
Sources said that Shafqat Mahmood is likely to be given the charge of Federal Interior Ministry while Ali Mohammad Khan is likely to be removed from the Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs. However, Naeem ul Haq rejected reports of a change in the federal cabinet.