PM appoints Maryam Aurangzeb as Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting

58173220155f4new6s556sf56fThe prime minister has appointed lawmaker Maryam Aurangzeb as Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting.
Aurangzeb was elected on a reserved seat for women in the 2013 general elections. Aurangzeb is said to have worked closely with Maryam Nawaz, the daughter of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, and was a part of Maryam`s team overseeing the education sector. She is also the parliamentary secretary for interior. Her mother, Tahira Aurangzeb, too is an MNA.
Aurangzeb holds an MSc degree in environment and development from King’s College London and a Master’s degree in Economics from Pakistan.