PM Imran Khan brings new blood Hammad Azhar as Finance Minister. The Federal government decided to replace Finance Minister Abdul Hafeez Sheikh and appoint new blood Hammad Azhar as a new finance minister. The PM Imran Khan has conveyed him to step down from his role and and notification will be issued soon.
On Monday Federal Information Minister Senator Shibli Faraz has told on a private news channel that” PM Imran khan decided to remove Hafeez Sheikh as finance minister”.
Hafeez Sheikh is no more finance minister. He served Pakistan diligently,best of his capacity and honestly. He called spade a spade, didn’t come to PM’s expectations on inflation but his departure should’ve been more graceful. Dr Sheikh tested covid +ve last night pray for him pic.twitter.com/UzH4ztsv9R— Kamran Khan (@AajKamranKhan) March 30, 2021
Removal of second finance minister or Pakistan in two and a half years tenure, Who amid restart of $6 Billion IMF program that has suspended for 1 year.
Federal Information Minister Shibli Faraz hinted the PM Imran Khan removed Hafeez Sheikh from the office of finance minister, As he not satisfied with increasing inflation with the country and taking the U-Turn of the Sheikhs.
Hafeez Sheikh was the second finance minister after replacement of Asad Umar.
Mr. Shibli Faraz Said the PM gave Hammad Azhar an additional charge as a finance minister. He would continue as a finance minister for a long-term basis as long PM quite satisfied with him.
“Hafeez Shaikh is a gentle and hard-working man. He served as an adviser to the PM with commitment and nationalism. Despite difficulties, he contributed towards and played his role in the improvement of the economy. We commend his efforts,” he tweeted.
حفیظ شیخ صاحب نہایت نفیس اور محنتی انسان ہیں۔انہوں نے بطور مشیر خزانہ حکومتی امور تندہی اور قومی جذبے سے انجام دیے۔مشکل حالات کے باوجود انہوں نے ملک کی معاشی بہتری میں حصہ ڈالا۔ انکی کاوشوں کو قدر کی نگاہ سے دیکھتے ہیں۔— Senator Shibli Faraz (@shiblifaraz) March 29, 2021
Who Is Hammad Azhar?
Hammad Azhar is a son of Mian Muhammd Azhar his, His father was also a politician. Hammad has born in 1982.
In June 2011 he joined PTI, And in 2019 he presented a PTI government’s first annual budget in National Assembly. He graduated from the University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies in Development economics. Then he completed a postgraduate Diploma in LAW from BPL school in London. He enrolled for the Bar Vocational Course in 2004 and was formally called to the Bar at The Honorable Society of Lincoln’s Inn in 2005.
New Blood Hammad Azhar as a Finance Minister
PM Imran Khan He recognizes his effort what he contributes for Pakistan and boosted Pakistan’s economy. Hammad Azhar is a third Finance Minister appoint since PTI government came into the power.
I am honoured to be entrusted with the additional charge of Finance by the Prime Minister.— Hammad Azhar (@Hammad_Azhar) March 29, 2021
Pakistan’s economy has made significant gains towards stabilisation since 2018. We shall continue to consolidate these gains and strengthen the growth momentum. 1/2
Prime Minister Imran khan assigns Hammad Azhar and gives him a portfolio and says that ” He is an able and energetic member of our party member and he knows the ground reality and poor peoples circumstances from the bottom of Pakistan very well.
The expectation is that some unelected member of parliament could replace with the elected member of parliament soon. Prime Minister always wanted to get new and fresh blood who serve the country. Because the new and fresh comers always know the current situations and they have new ideas to implement.
PM Imran Khan brings new blood Hammad Azhar as Finance Minister