President approves reconstitution of CCI

221

From Our Correspondent

ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has approved reconstitution of Council of Common Interests. Approval was granted on advice of Prime Minister under Article 153 of Constitution.

Council of Common Interests, headed by Prime Minister, comprises chief ministers of four provinces and three nominated federal ministers.

Accordingly, Minister for Planning Ahsan Iqbal, Minister for Commerce Naveed Qamar and Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique have been appointed members of Council after their nomination by Prime Minister under Article 153(2).