ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister, Raja Pervez Ashraf Tuesday gave the final approval of the portfolios of newly oath-taking 15 federal and state ministers belonging to Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-Q).
As per the notification of Cabinet Division, Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi would be the Deputy Prime Minister and as well senior Federal Minister for Industries.
The other PML-Q ministers with their portfolios include; Sardar Bahudur Khan Sehar Federal Minister for Defense Production, Ch. Wajahat Hussain Federal Minister for Man Power, Ghaus Bux Mehar Federal Minister for Privatization, Anwar Ali Cheema Federal Minister for Production, Sardar Talib Hussain Nakai Federal Minister for Housing, Liaquat Abbas Bhatti Federal Minister for Works and Sheikh Waqas Akram Federal Minister for Professional & Technical Training.
While Saeed Khan Mandokhel State Ministers for Privatization, Khawaja Sheraz Mehmood State Minister for Production, Rana Asif Tauseef State Minister for Works¸ Sardar Shahjehan Yousaf State Minister for Professional & Technical Training, Malik Nouman Langrian State Minister for Housing, Ghias Ahmad State Minister for Man Power and Akram Masih Gill State Minister for National Harmony.
Meanwhile, former Chief Minister Jam Muhammad Yousaf had also been given the status of the Federal Minister, however, he had not been allotted any portfolio yet, said the notification.