Gill resigns as Punjab CM spokesman, Awn sacked Reshuffling in Punjab bureaucracy


Staff Reporter


Chief Minsiter Usman Buzdar’s spokesman Dr Shahbaz Gill has resigned from his post while Awn Chaudhry, who was working as CM’s adviser, has been sacked, on Friday.
Meanwhile, Asif Mehmood was appointed as CM’s Adviser on Tourism and Horticulture and a notification in this regard has been issued.
“I hereby resign from the post of Official Spokesperson to CM Punjab,” Gill wrote in a hand-written note without specifying any reason.
“This morning took an important decision. Inshallah will share with you soon,” he tweeted earlier in the day. However, no one has been appointed in his place as yet.
Meanwhile, CM Buzdar has left for Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah.
Major reshuffling on Friday took place in the Punjab bureaucracy as the rule of reshuffling prevails in the province.
The province is undergoing a series of changes. Punjab Secretary Industries and Trade Tahir Khursheed has been replaced and posted as Secretary Communications.
Punjab Communication and Works Department Secretary Shehryar Sultan was made OSD owing to his poor performance while Zafar Iqbal has been posted as Secretary Industries while Secretary School Education Capt (retd) Muhammad Mahmood has been given the additional charge of Forest Secretary.

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