Prime Minister Imran Khan has reshuffled the federal cabinet, a notification has also been issued in this regard , earlier today. There has been a major reshuffle and Yes, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad is not Railway Minister any more.
According to the notification, the portfolio of Railway Ministry has been withdrawn from Railway Minister Sheikh Rasheed. Now, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad has been given the portfolio of Federal Interior Minister.
Federal Interior Minister Ijaz Shah has been transferred and posted as Minister for Counter Narcotics.
Besides, Azam Swati has been given the portfolio of Railway Minister in place of Sheikh Rasheed, while Hafeez Sheikh, who has become the Federal Minister from Finance Advisor, has once again been given the portfolio of Finance Minister.
It is to be noted that ,Sheikh Rasheed, from the day one wanted Interior Ministry but was given Railway ministry because it was the need of the hour at that time.
Sheikh Rasheed had worked hard as a Railway minister with a lot of new projects like ML1 and ML2 upgradation. Besides this, people also started using railway routes more .It is indeed the success of Sheikh Rasheed as Railway Minister.