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23 members of Punjab cabinet take oath

LAHORE: Twenty-three members Punjab cabinet Monday took oath of their offices in Lahore.
Acting Punjab Governor Chaudhry Parvez Elahi administered oath to the new cabinet members at the governor House.
Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar was also present on this occasion.
Fayyaz Ul Hassan Chohan was appointed provincial minister for culture and information, while Dr Yasmin Rashid was named primary and secondary healthcare minister.
Taimoor Khan was named as youth affairs and sports minister.
Aleem Khan was named as minister for local government, while Raja Basharat has been appointed provincial minister for Parliamentary Affairs.
Yasir Humayun Sarfraz was assigned the post of Punjab minister for higher education and tourism.
The government also named Mehmood-ur-Rasheed as housing, urban development and public health engineering minister; Rashid Hafeez as revenue minister; and Makhdoom Hashim Bakht as finance minister, among others.