Samsam Bukhari to take charge as Punjab Information Minister
LAHORE: The government has decided to appoint Information Secretary of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Punjab, Samsam Ali Bukhari, as new Information Minister of the province after Fayyazul Hassan Chohan tendered his resignation earlier in the day, ARY News reported Tuesday.
Bukhari was called to the Chief Minister House, Punjab where he met CM Usman Buzdar and they exchanged views on Chohan’s resignation and his potential replacement.
Governor Punjab Chaudhry Sarwar would administer the oath to Bukhari tomorrow (Wednesday).
Former minister of state and Pakistan People’s party (PPP) leader Samsam Bokhari had shifted his allegiance to the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) in 2015.