Chaudhry Bashir Virk will be the new Federal law minister
January 08, 2018
ISLAMABAD: Government has finalized decision to appoint Chaudhry Bashir Virk as Federal Minister for Law.
New law minister would take oath tomorrow (on Tuesday).
Sources said that Prime Minister (PM), Shahid Khaqaan Abbasi after consultations with former Prime Minister Nawaz has decided to appoint Chaudhry Bashir Virk as Federal Minister for Law.
Virk has been elected Member National Assembly (MNA) from NA-97 Gujranwala in 2013.
It is pertinent to mention that the portfolio of Minister for Law was vacant after the resignation of former Minister for Law, Zahid Hamid who tendered resignation as a result of Faizabad sit-in two months before.