10 more ministers to be inducted in Punjab cabinet
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar on Tuesday has approved to include 10 more ministers in the provincial cabinet.
According to reports, the cabinet will also include four advisors and five special assistants.
After the 10 new ministers are inducted in the Punjab Cabinet, the total number of ministers in the province will go up to 33.
Governor Punjab Chaudhry Sarwar will take administer the oath to the new members of the cabinet in a ceremony that will be held tomorrow.
Pir Syed Saeedul Hassan Shah, Meher Muhammad Aslam, Syed Hussain Jahania Gardezi, Muhammad Ajmal, Muhammad Akhlaq, Ashifa Riaz, Shoukat Ali Laleka, Zawar Hussain Warraich and Ijaz Masih are likely to be appointed provincial ministers.
Abdul Haye Dasti, Faisal Hayat and Muhammad Hanif will be appointed advisers, sources informed Geo News.
Meanwhile, Muhammad Salman, Syed Rafaqat Ali Gillani, Umer Farooq, Ameer Muhammad Khan and Khurram Khan Leghari are likely to be made special assistants, the sources said.
A 23-member Punjab cabinet was sworn-in on August 27.