Corporate Ambassador/ISLAMABAD: A new list circulating in important government’s circles is indicating that Babar Awan is being appointed as Information Minister, Amir Liaquat is likely to become Minister for Religious Affairs while Asad Umer is rejoining the federal cabinet as Minister for Planning and Development.
It is also believed that Dr Atta-ur-Rehman is also being appointed as the Minister for Science and Technology. Another expected important change in cabinet seems the appointment of Shafqat Mahmood as Interior Minister in place of Ejaz Shah.
Similarly, Dr Shahbaz Gill is likely to be made as PM’s spokesman while senior TV anchor Dr Moeed Pirzada is expected to become PM’s Adviser on Media. Moreover, the portfolios of federal ministers Fawad Chaudhary, Shirin Mazari, Shaikh Rasheed and Khushroo Pervez are likely to be changed. Prime Minister Imran Khan and his Federal Cabinet are likely to approve changes in the portfolios of federal ministers.
Worth noting is that PM Khan had already indicated that the non-performing ministers will be removed.