The federal government decided to appoint Shehryar Khan Afridi as the new minister of state for interior.
According to sources, Shehryar Khan Afridi will be appoint as the minister of state for interior. PTI chief and PM Imran Khan also gave the green signal to his appointment. A notification related to this matter expected to issued today.
Sources further added that PM Imran Khan ordered Shehryar Khan Afridi to tackle matters related to the Ministry of Interior. Earlier, Ministry of Interior officials briefed Imran Khan and Shehryar was also invited in the meeting.
Shehryar Afridi won the National Assembly seat from Kohat in Pakistan Election 2018. However, he also won that seat during the General Election 2013.
His father is Haji Nadir Shah Afridi who is a well-known parliamentarian and politician from 90’s. In addition, Nadir Shah also worked with Quaid-e-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah during the movement of Pakistan.