Particular Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Regulation, Barrister Zafarullah Khan was on Monday handed the extra cost of governing the affairs of the regulation ministry until the formal appointment of a law minister, DawnNews reported.
Former regulation minister Zahid Hamid had resigned on November 27 as the federal government gave in to the calls for of protesters camped out at Islamabad’s Faizabad Interchange after efforts to take away them failed. The removing of the federal regulation minister had been the prime demand of the protesters, who had disrupted life within the twin cities for nearly three weeks.
The protestors had alleged that the regulation minister had been liable for a controversial modification within the written oath relating to the finality of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) submitted by all Muslims contesting elections.
In line with a notification issued by Prime Minister Home, a replica of which is on the market with DawnNews, Zafarullah has been directed to chair the conferences of committees and boards within the Ministry of Regulation and Justice.
In addition to disposing of the everyday work of the ministry, he has additionally been directed to approve solutions to the parliament’s questions.
The notification, dated November 30, mentions that Zafarullah will carry out features associated to the regulation ministry with impact from November 27, 2017.
Zafarullah, a regulation graduate of Lincoln’s Inn, had resigned from civil service in 2002. Since then, he has labored as a authorized and human rights advisor on ladies, youngsters and labour points with numerous UN organisations, worldwide and nationwide NGOs. He has additionally assisted the prime minister in numerous capacities. At present, he’s working as particular assistant to the prime minister on regulation.
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