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Published: 10:08 PM, 19 Apr, 2022
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♦ Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has landed his team on the ground; 34 members of the Federal cabinet have taken the oath; 31 Federal Minister, three Minister of States and 3 Advisers are included in PM Shehbaz’s team; 14 of PML-N, 9 of PPP, 4 of JUI, 2 of MQM-P and one each for BAP and Jamhoori Wattan Party; Chairman Senate Sadiq Sanjrani has taken the oath; PM has summoned the cabinet meeting on tomorrow

♦ The ministers got the portfolios; Miftah Ismail will take over the finance; Rana Sanaullah became the interior minister; Marriyum Aurangzeb became Minister for Information, Azam Nazeer Tarar became Minister for Law and Justice, Tariq Bashir Cheema became Minister for Food Security, Qadir Patel became Minister for Health and Israr Tareen became Minister for Defense Production, Khursheed Shah has been given the ministry of water resources, Naveed Qamar has been given the ministry of trade, Sherry Rehman has been given the ministry of climate change, Murtaza Mahmood has been given the ministry of industry and production, Aminul Haq has been given the ministry of information technology and Faisal Subzwari has been given the ministry of maritime affairs

♦ Maulana Asad Mahmood of JUI became the Minister of Communications; Maulana Abdul Wasay was appointed Minister for Housing, Mufti Abdul Shakoor was appointed Minister for Religious Affairs and Senator Talha was appointed Minister for Travel; Shahzain Bugti took charge as the Minister for Counter Narcotics; Jahangir Tareen Group also got important responsibility; Awn Chaudhry became an advisor to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif; Awn used to be a close associate of ex-premier Imran Khan; Zahid Akram Durrani was elected unopposed as Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly

♦ There is no deadlock in the PPP, PML-N on the Foreign Ministry; Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will be the Foreign Minister; He will take the oath of office on his return from London. Chairman PPP will leave for London tonight; He will meet the former prime minister and PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif

♦ Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa called on Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif and discussed the national security situation in detail; Internal and external security situation was reviewed; This is the first formal meeting between the Army Chief and Shehbaz Sharif since he became the Prime Minister

♦ Federal Minister for Information Marriyam Aurangzeb showed solidarity with the journalists who were victimised in the last Imran Khan regime and announced to end any kind of work on the proposed black law under the title of the PMDRA

♦ Rana Sanaullah says now the law breakers will go to the jails

♦ Ameer Jamaat-e-Islami Sirajul Haq lashed out at the government of PTI; He says PTI got the opportunity but could not deliver; He claimed It was the only government which had the full support of the Establishment

♦ Attack on Deputy Speaker and riot case in Punjab Assembly; Interim bail granted to PTI members; Court restrains police from arrest; Judge seeks case record at next hearing...

♦ The battle for political power in Punjab; A technical error in the resignation of Usman Buzdar created a new constitutional crisis; Advocate General Punjab Ahmed Owais sent a legal opinion to the Governor of Punjab; The resignation in the name of the Prime Minister is a violation of sub-section 8 of Article 130; Usman Buzdar had to submit his resignation in writing to the Governor.

♦ There is no concept of disobeying the decision of the Supreme Court in the United States; Judicial decisions are followed there; Justice Ijaz-ul-Ahsan's remarks during the hearing of the presidential reference

♦ Apex court seeks details of foreign funds donated for quake-hit areas; One month deadline for submission of reply to the provincial government

♦ Terrible fire in Faiz Muhammad Chandio village of Khairpur Nathan Shah; Everything was reduced to ashes like flames; The fire engulfed the lives of nine people including children; More than 100 mud houses were destroyed; More than two dozen cattle were killed; Funeral prayers were offered for all the victims

♦ On the directive of Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, the price of 10 kg flour bag has been reduced by Rs100; 10 kg bag of flour will be sold at Rs450 across Punjab

♦ US dollar goes wild, hammers Pakistani rupee hard once again

♦ Preparations to raise electricity prices again; Central Power Purchasing Agency filed an application in NEPRA to increase electricity by Rs3.15 per unit; In case of approval, there will be an additional burden of Rs30 billion on the consumers

♦ MQM-P National Assembly member Iqbal Muhammad Ali Khan has passed away; Iqbal Muhammad Ali Khan was ill for a long time and was undergoing treatment in the hospital

♦ Citizens started looting due to incompetence of police; 380 incidents of robbery and theft in Lahore in 24 hours; Gangs of robbers looted 9 shops; 21 incidents of street crime; Increase in other crimes, 3 attempted murders, 6 kidnappings and three women were sexually abused

♦ Israeli state terrorism Gaza bombing after attack on Al-Aqsa Mosque; The bomber struck shortly after noon in front of a Hamas weapons factory

♦ Kabul once again resounded with explosions; At least six people were killed and 11 others were injured in three separate blasts in Hazara community area; Security officials cordoned off the area and launched an investigation

♦ Aamir Khan, a British boxer of Pakistani origin, got stuck in London; The robbers snatched the precious watch 

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