Captain decides to change fielding, reshuffle federal ministers, add new faces to cabinet.
Prime Minister Imran Khan has made the final decision on the changes in the federal cabinet. The announcement is expected by this evening. The Ministry of Information, Energy, Petroleum, Economic Affairs and Kashmir Committee is likely to be reshuffled, while some ministers will be removed from their posts and replaced by new faces.
The Prime Minister has decided to divide the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting into two separate parts. Along with the Minister of Information and Broadcasting, the option of appointing a Minister of State for Information and Special Assistant in Broadcasting is also being considered.
The news agency claims that Federal Minister Khusro Bakhtiar will not remain in his current post, Shibli Faraz can be given the responsibility of Ministry of Petroleum or Aviation, National Assembly member Farrukh Habib will be made Minister of State.
Shehryar Afridi, who made the mistake of signing in front of the name of the government candidate in the Senate elections, is likely to take back the chairmanship of the committee and re-appoint Fakhr Imam as chairman of the Kashmir committee.
The ministry of energy and petroleum is likely to be taken back from Federal Minister Omar Ayub. The Prime Minister will announce all the decisions by this evening.