Federal Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed wants former finance minister Asad Umar to remain a part of the federal cabinet.
“Asad Umar has worked according to his potential and I will ask him to stay a part of the cabinet,” Rasheed said at a press conference on Saturday in Lahore.
The railways minister said that Prime Minister Imran Khan will not tolerate those who are involved in NAB cases. “Nawaz Sharif, Zardari and Shahbaz Sharif do not have any future in politics,” he said. “If Bilawal stands for his father's corruption, his politics will end,” he added.Related: Watch: Asad Umar on who will take over after him
He was of the view that Pakistan Railways is the backbone of the economy. Due to conspiracies, money has been spent on constructing streets and bridges, he said.
“A country does not break due to attacks on its borders, but attacks on economy,” he added. The railways minister shared that new railways projects will bring jobs for people.Follow SAMAA English on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.