Islamabad: Twenty eight (28) member federal cabinet took oath today here in Islamabad.
Important ministries were kept by party stalwarts Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan (Interior Minister), Khuwaja Asif, Saad Rafique, Ahsan Iqbal, Pervez Rasheed and Murtaza Jatoi, among others.
Chaudhary Berjees Tahir was appointed the Federal Minister for Gilgit-Baltistan and Kashmir Affairs. He is a lawyer by education and has been involved in politics for a long time. He has been elected to the assembly undefeated since 1990.
He was born on 20 April 1949, in Sangla Hill Tehsil of District Nankana Sahib, Punjab.