Eleven ministers sworn into Balochistan cabinet

PoliticsEleven ministers sworn into Balochistan cabinet

QUETTA: An eleven-member Balochistan cabinet was sworn-in in Quetta on Monday, provincial governor Muhammad Khan Achakzai administered the oath.

The cabinet includes five members from Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and three each from Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (PkMAP) and National Party.

There were serious differences among three coalition partners in the province over their shares in the cabinet and portfolios which delayed completion of the cabinet.

The formula of sharing ministries and allocation of portfolios was decided after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif held a meeting with Chief Minister Dr Abdul Malik, Sardar Sanaullah Zehri and PkMAP chairman Mehmood Khan Achakzai in Islamabad three days ago.

Must read

Recent News

Reko Diq

Political facilitation of Supreme Court threats economic stability in Pakistan

0
By Agha Iqrar HaroonThe announcement of the decision of the Full Bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan in the case of the reserved...
Taimoor Ul Hassan UCP

Research and technology in Pakistan: Where we went wrong?

0
By Dr Taimoor Ul Hassan Higher education authorities' policy of increasing the number of PhDs in the country to justify the massive funds they...

Is the Higher Judiciary not abrogating the Constitution by rewriting it?

0
Islamabad, Pakistan: Since the announcement of the decision of the Full Bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan that annulled the decision of the...

President Zardari for collaborative efforts to ensure sustainable development

0
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: President Asif Ali Zardari has called for collaborative efforts by the Eastern nations to ensure sustainable development and common prosperity through China’s...

Civil Society Organizations oppose a dummy Minorities’ Rights Commission

0
ISLAMABAD Pakistan: Observing fault lines in the bill moved as private member bill in the National Assembly on July 09, 2024, the participants of...
Advertisement