LAHORE: Firdous Ashiq Awan has replaced Fayyaz ul, Hassan Chohan, as Punjab’s information minister. She has been appointed as the special assistant to Chief Minister Usman Buzdar.
The appointment of Awan was declared via a notification that was issued yesterday, which mentioned the removal of two other ministers along with Chohan.
Previously Awan served as the prime minister’s special assistant on information.
Punjab’s information department will be presided by Awan. While Chohan will remain the minister for colonies.
Mehar Muhammad Aslam Bharwana and Zawar Hussain Warraich are the other two ministers removed by the provincial government. This is not the first time that Fayyaz ul Hasan Chohan has been removed from the post.