Who will be in Punjab cabinet?

Dr Yasmin Rashid to get health ministry while Murad Raas will be given the education portfolio

The ruling coalition in Punjab has finalised the names for the provincial cabinet, giving major ministries to the same PTI leaders who had these portfolios during Usman Buzdar’s tenure.

Chief Minister Pervez Elahi, who took oath on July 27 on the Supreme Court orders, has had several meetings with PTI Chairman Imran Khan and other senior party leaders to give a final shape to the cabinet.

Advocate Ahmad Awais will be appointed as advocate general.

Musarrat Cheema and  Dr Arsalan Khan will be inducted as special assistants to the chief minister and will be given the portfolios of information and IT respectively.

Name Portfolio Party
Dr Yasmin Rashid Health PTI
Mian Aslam Iqbal Housing and Industries PTI
Mian Mehmood ur Rasheed Local Bodies PTI
Murad Raas Schools/Education PTI
Ali Afzal Sahi Communication PTI
Muhammad Latif Nazar Mines and Minerals PTI
 Muhammad Basharat Raja Parliamentary Affairs, Prosecution and Cooperative PTI
Nawabzada Mansoor Ahmed Khan PTI
 Muhammad Mohsin Leghari Finance PTI
Shahab-Ud-Din Khan Social Welfare PTI
Sardar Husnain Bahadar Dreshak Food and Livestock PTI
Ansar Majeed Khan Niazi Labour PTI
Malik Taimoor Sports
Muhammad Muneeb Sultan Cheema Transport PTI

Ali Abbas Shah Forest and Wildlife PTI
Muhammad Hashim Dogar Home Department PTI
Sardar Muhammad Asif Nakai Excise PTI
Raja Yasir Humayun Higher Education PTI
Khurram Shahzad Virk Law PTI
Syed Hussain Jahania Gardezi Agriculture PTI
Musarrat Cheema (Special Assistant) Information PTI
Dr Arsalan Khalid  (Special Assistant) IT PTI

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