*ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Aleem Khan has set a new precedence in the politics of Pakistan.*
*He has resigned from all of his businesses before taking oath as provincial minister.*
The newly-elected PTI government has named Aleem Khan as Minister for Local Government in the 23-member Punjab cabinet. The announcement in this regard was made on Sunday.
“Before taking oath as minister, I have resigned from the directorship and chief executive from all companies of my businesses,” the PTI leader said in a tweet.
The new Punjab cabinet will take oath at Governor House in Lahore at 5pm today.
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Sunday announced a 23-member cabinet for Punjab the province.
According to PTI, the cabinet members include Hafiz Mumtaz with a portfolio of Excise, Taxation and Narcotics Control; Makhdoom Hashim Bakht Finance; Sami Ullah Chaudhry Food; Faiz-ul-Hassan Chouhan Information and Culture; Yasir Humayun Sarfaraz Higher Education / Tourism Department; Mian Mehmood-ur- Rasheed Housing, Urban Development and Public Health Engineering, Mian Aslam lqbal Industries, Commerce and Investment; Raja Basharat Law & Parliamentary Affairs; Aleem Khan Local Government and Community Development as Senior Minister; Raja Rashid Hafeez Revenue; Dr Yasmin Rashid Primary and Secondary Healthcare/Specialized Healthcare and Medication Education; Taimor Khan Youth Affairs/Sports; Mohsin Laghari Irrigation) Murad Ross School Education and Anser Majeed Niazi Labour and Manpower.