Major (retd) Azam Suleman Khan appointed as Chief Secretary Punjab

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The federal government has appointed Major (retd) Azam Suleman Khan as the Chief Secretary Punjab, removing Yousaf Naseem Khokhar from the Post.

In this regard, a notification has been issued.

“Major (Retd.) Azam Suleman Khan, a BS-22 officer of Pakistan Administrative Services, presently posted as Secretary, Interior Division, is transferred and posted as Chief Secretary, Government of the Punjab, with immediate effect and until further orders,” said the notification issued on Tuesday.

Sources said that the decision to appoint Azam Suleman Khan as the Chief Secretary Punjab was taken in a meeting held on Monday with Prime Minister Imran Khan in the Chair.

Azam Suleman Khan has previously held the positions of the Additional Chief Secretary Home Punjab, the Chief Secretary C&W, the Commissioner Lahore, and the Deputy Commissioner Officer (DCO) Kasur.