Altaf Bukhari replaces Dr Hasseb Drabu as Finance Minister



Education Minister Altaf Bukhari on Tuesday has been given an additional charge of Finance, Labour and Employment departments, a government order said.

The charges were earlier withdrawn from Dr Haseeb A Drabu who was dropped from the cabinet over his remarks on Kashmir issue.

According to an order issued by chief minister Mehbooba Mufti, “In pursuance of Rule 5 of Jammu and Kashmir government Business rules and as an interim measure, I Mehbooba Mufti, do hereby assign the charge of the departments of the Finance, Labour and Employment to Syed Muhammad Altaf Bukhari in addition to the government business already assigned to him,” the order said.

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