APP51-241220 ISLAMABAD: December 24 - Special Assistant to CM Punjab Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan called on Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed to felicitate him on assuming the portfolio of the Interior Ministry. APP photo by Javed Qureshi

ISLAMABAD, Dec 24 (APP):Special Assistant to the Punjab Chief Minister on Information Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan Thursday called on Sheikh Rashid Ahmed and congratulated him on taking new responsibilities as the minister for interior.

Dr Firdous visited the interior ministry and wished Sheikh Rashid all the success in his new assignment given by the prime minister, a news release said.

She said Prime Minister Imran Khan had fielded his best player Sheikh Rashid against the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), which had launched an agitation drive against the democratically elected government.

She expressed confidence that Sheikh Rashid would play a key role in winning the match against PDM.

The interior minister thanked Dr Firdous for her good wishes.