ISLAMABAD: Brigadier (retd) Ijaz Shah assumed office because the nation’s new safety czar, lower than a day after Prime Minister Imran Khan made main adjustments to his eight-month-old federal cupboard.
The portfolio was earlier held by the premier whereas Shehryar Afridi was made the minister of state for inside. Afridi’s portfolio was modified to the Ministry of States and Frontier Areas.
The previous soldier is a member of the National Assembly from the constituency of NA-118 (Nankana Sahib-II).
In line with The News Observers, Shah arrived at Block R of the Prime Minister’s Secretariat at 9:00am and took cost as inside minister. On March 29 he was appointed as Federal Minister for Parliamentary Affairs.
Shah is a retired officer of the Pakistan Military. He has additionally served because the director-general of the Intelligence Bureau (IB) – a publish he held from 2004 to 2008.