Khurram Dastgir given additional portfolio of Foreign Ministry
Defence Minister Khurram Dastgir Khan used to be given the extra portfolio of International Ministry on Friday.
The publish of overseas minister were vacated following Khawaja Asif’s disqualification on April 26. The previous overseas minister used to be disqualified via the Islamabad Top Courtroom beneath Article 62 (1)(f) of the Charter for failing to reveal his employment in a UAE corporate and the per thirty days wage he used to be receiving.
Dastgir used to be given the publish of defence minister in August 2017 when Top Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi shaped a brand new cupboard following Nawaz Sharif’s ouster.
The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) lawmaker from Gujranwala served because the minister for trade from 2014 to 2017.
Dastgir studied engineering at California Institute of Generation and economics at Bowdoin School earlier than being elected to Nationwide Meeting in 2008.
Upon getting re-elected to the Nationwide Meeting in 2013, he used to be appointed as Minister for State for Science and Generation, Minister of State for Privatisation and Minister of State for Trade till he used to be made Minister for Trade in 2014.
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