Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf member of the National Assembly Hammad Azhar took oath as a federal minister on Monday.
Prime Minister Imran Khan had forwarded a summary to the president granting approval for instating Azhar as a federal minister.
The oath-taking ceremony was held at the President House in Islamabad. President Arif Alvi administered the oath to Azhar.
Being the state minister for revenue, Azhar had also presented the federal budget for the current fiscal year.
He was elected as an MNA on PTI’s ticket in 2018 general elections.