ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan has once again offered Energy Minister’s portfolio to former finance minister Asad Umar today (Friday), sources told.
Meanwhile, the senior PTI leader refused to take charge and left for Karachi from Islamabad.
Sources told that Asad Umer will keep participating in parliament sessions and key meetings of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
Earlier, on the advice of Prime Minister Imran Khan, President Arif Alvi has accepted the resignation tendered by Asad Umer from the office of Federal Minister for Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs.
A notification has been issued regarding appointment of Dr. Abdul Hafeez Shaikh as Adviser to the Prime Minister on Finance, Revenue and Economic Affairs, with the status of Federal Minister.