ISLAMABAD: Former Principal Secretary to ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Fawad Hasan Fawad, has been appointed to a position in the federal cabinet.
President Arif Alvi has given his approval for Fawad Hasan Fawad’s appointment, following the recommendation of Caretaker Prime Minister Anwarul Haque Kakar.
Sources indicate that Fawad Hasan Fawad is expected to assume a ministerial role in the near future.
In response to this development, Fawad Hasan Fawad has confirmed that he has yet to be assigned a specific department. He is scheduled to meet with the Prime Minister tomorrow and is committed to carrying out his responsibilities with integrity and dedication.
He emphasizes that his track record demonstrates his unwavering commitment to serving the national interest, and he intends to continue this tradition by giving his best efforts in his new role.
It’s worth noting that Fawad Hasan Fawad had previously faced charges of amassing wealth disproportionate to his income by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). However, he was acquitted in the NAB reference, as the prosecution failed to prove corruption allegations against him.