Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry has revealed that Jahangir Khan Tareen was behind the oustering of Asad Umar as Finance Minister.
According to details, Fawad Chaudhry in an interview to US TV, said Jahangir Tareen, Asad Umar, and Shah Mehmood Qureshi have pushed the political class out of the game.
He said “Prime Minister Imran Khan’s core team fell apart. The new people are honestly not adjusted with his idea and maybe don’t have the capacity to do so. The infighting has caused a lot of harm to the Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf, especially its political cadre,” he added.
The Federal Minister further said that Imran Khan has been chosen by the people to reform the entire system, it is not known who advised the Prime Minister to appoint weak and dictatorial people.
The people of Pakistan had a lot of expectations from the PTI government and Prime Minister Imran khan not just to make changes in the system but to set the system as a whole.
وفاقی وزیر فواد چوہدری نے کہا ہے کہ اسد عمر، شاہ محمود قریشی اور جہانگیر ترین کے اختلافات سے حکومت کو بہت نقصان پہنچا۔ اسد عمر کو جہانگیر ترین نے وزارت سے ہٹوایا تھا، بعد میں انہوں نے بدلہ لیا۔
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The minister asked that “Look at the parliamentary direction and the provincial direction. Can you expect civilian supremacy from this leadership?”
Fawad Chaudhry expressed consternation that bureaucrats have taken over the system due to weaknesses among political organizations and they had to face setbacks in the reformation of the system.
In addition to this Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Fawad Chaudhry admitted that Prime Minister Imran Khan himself had suffered the most.
However, on the other hand, sources said that senior leaders of PTI have expressed resentment on the statement of Fawad Chaudhry.