ISLAMABAD: Brigadier (retd) Ijaz Ahmed Shah, who was appointed as the inside minister after a significant cupboard reshuffle yesterday, took helm of the ministry on Friday.
As per particulars, Shah reached the Ministry of Inside workplace at present and took cost of his publish.
Beforehand, the portfolio of an inside minister was held by Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Shah, an MNA from Nankana Sahib, was appointed as federal minister for parliamentary affairs final month .
Shah was an aide of former president Pervez Musharraf and served as director common of the Intelligence Bureau (IB) from 2004 to 2008.
Federal cupboard on Thursday noticed a significant reshuffle with the resignation of Asad Umar as finance minister and appointment of famous economist Hafeez Shaikh as Advisor to Prime Minister on Finance.
Minister of State for Inside Shaheryar Afridi has been made Minister of States and Frontier Areas (SAFRON).
Federal Minister for Info and Broadcasting Fawad Chaudhry was given the Science and Know-how portfolio which had been with out a minister since December final yr after Azam Khan Swati’s resignation.
Ms Firdous Aashiq Awan is about to switch Fawad Chaudhry however as a Particular Assistant to Prime Minister on Info and Broadcasting as she isn’t a parliamentarian.