Hammad Azhar assumed charge of Finance Minister after Sheikh gone.
On arrival at the finance ministry in Islamabad, he experienced a warm welcome.
Hammad Azhar assumed charge of Finance Minister
Earlier, Prime Minister Imran Khan assigned Federal Minister for Industries and Production Hammad Azhar additional portfolio of Minister for Finance.
On the advice of the Prime Minister Imran Khan, President Dr Arif Alvi removed Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh as Federal Minister.
Meanwhile, Tabish Gauhar has also been re-designated on honorary basis as Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Power and Petroleum.
Prime Minister has also de-notified the appointment of Nadeem Babar as Special Assistant.
In this regard, cabinet division has issued a notifications today (Tuesday).