ISLAMABAD: Two new caretaker federal ministers have been administered oath today by President Mamnoon Hussain.
Mian Misbah-ur-Rehman and former defence secretary Lt. General (r) Khalid Naeem Lodhi took oath today. Both were administered oath by the President Mamnoon Hussain today at President House as caretaker federal ministers.
Caretaker Prime Minister and other officials were present during the oath taking ceremony of the new ministers.
The ceremony was held at the President house in the capital city of Islamabad.
The caretaker government is tasked to rule the state of affairs in absence of a democratically elected government.
Another most important task of the caretaker setup is to ensure fair and free elections through which next government will be elected.
The elections are scheduled to be held on the 25th of July, 2018.