Farooq H Naek appointed new law minister

Naek took oath as the Minister for Law and Justice at the Presidency today.


Web Desk April 11, 2012

ISLAMABAD: President Asif Ali Zardari appointed former chairman Senate Farooq H Naek as the new Minister for Law and Justice on Wednesday, reported Express News.

Naek took oath at the Presidency today. Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani, federal ministers and senior officials were present during the ceremony.

He has replaced Maula Bux Chandio who resigned from his post during a Senate session earlier this year soon after reports emerged that that his predecessor Babar Awan could be reappointed as the law minister.

Chandio later denied tendering his resignation, however, Leader of the House Nayyer Hussain Bokhari confirmed it.

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Blithe | 9 years ago | Reply

Another seedy NRO ridden character!

jock | 9 years ago | Reply

Middle-class jiyala out, crony in. The story of my life.

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