ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan’s special assistant (SAPM) Naeem ul Haque said on Thursday that the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Chairman Shabbar Zaidi was not being changed.
Reports were widespread in the media that FBR Chairman Shabbar Zaidi was being removed while there were also rumours pertaining to changes in Prime Minister Imran Khan’s economic team.
According to reports, there wasn’t synchronisation between Shabbar Zaidi and his team and traders were not satisfied with steps being taken by the FBR chairman.
Haque discarded these reports in a tweet and stated that the FBR chairman would remain in his position.
Shabbar Zaidi not being changed. He will remain in his position.
— Naeem ul Haque (@naeemul_haque) July 18, 2019