ISLAMABAD – Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar and Prime Minister Imran Khan have finalised the names for the Punjab cabinet .
CM Punjab met PM Khan in Islamabad and discussed matters pertaining to formation of provincial cabinet.
During the meeting, the prime minister and the Punjab CM agreed to keep the provincial cabinet short.
Sources told Dunya News that 15 ministers of Punjab would take oath in the next two or three days.
Abdul Aleem Khan is being considered for the position of Minister for Local Government and Community Development, Dr Yasmin Rashid is a strong candidate for the post of Health Minister, while Sibtain Khan is likely to be given Agriculture portfolio.
Mahmoodur Rasheed is being considered Punjab’s next Minister of Housing and Communication and Works Department, while Raja Yasir is under consideration for the position of Punjab Minister of Higher Education.
Raja Basharat is being measured for teh post of Provincial Minister for Parliamentary Affairs.