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PM Imran sacks Health Minister Aamer Mehmood Kiani

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has removed Federal Minister for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination Aamer Mehmood Kiani.

A notification to this effect was issued here.

On the recommendation of the Prime Minister, President of Pakistan has approved de-notification of Kiani as Health Minister.

The notification issued here states: “In exercise of powers conferred by the clause (3) of Article 92 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, The President, on the advice of the Prime Minister, has been pleased to remove Aamer Mehmood Kiani from the office of Federal for National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination with the effect from 18th April, 2019.

It is to be mentioned here that Prime Minister carried out a major reshuffle of the federal cabinet on Thursday, with Finance Minister Asad Umar departing from the cabinet. Umar was replaced with Abdul Hafeez Sheikh.