Tariq Bajwa appointed SAPM


Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Wednesday appointed former Governor State Bank Tariq Bajwa as Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for finance.

Tariq Bajwa’s position would be equivalent to Minister of State.The total number of SAPMs has spiked to 29, taking the total volume of the federal cabinet to 75. The federal cabinet includes 29 SAPMs, 35 ministers, seven ministers of state and four advisors.

However, 23 of the 29 SAPMs, including Miftha Ismail and Mian Javed Latif, have not been assigned any portfolios.

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