Lahore: 8 out of 11 nominated caretaker ministers of Punjab have taken oath.
Those who took the oath include SM Tanveer, Dr. Javed Akram, Ibrahim Murad, Bilal Afzal, Dr. Jamal Nasir, Mansoor Qadir, Syed Azfar Ali Nasir and Aamir Mir.
2 nominated members Tamkunat Karim and Naseem Sadiq have refused to take oath as caretaker minister, the reason for which has not been revealed.
Sources say that fast bowler Wahab Riaz could not take oath as he was out of the country.
Wahab Riaz while speaking to GeoSoap confirmed that he will return home and take over as the Sports Minister of Pakistan’s largest province.
The Caretaker Cabinet will hold the responsibilities until elections are held in the province.