ISLAMABAD - The government has appointed Azhar Khan as a new Director General (DG) Mineral Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources, said an official statement.

The Prime Minister Secretariat has issued the notification regarding the appointment of Azhar Khan as DG Mineral. Earlier Azhar Khan was working as a director in the Directorate General Mineral (DGM) Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources. Before his permanent appointment he was assigned with the current charge of DG Mineral.