Former foreign minister Qureshi dropped from Pakistani cabinet

February 11th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Feb 11 (IANS) Former Pakistani foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi does not figure in the new 22-member federal cabinet sworn in by President Asif Ali Zardari here Friday.”The decision of inducting a new cabinet was taken in view of the grave economic difficulties the country was facing,” Associated Press of Pakistan reported.

The previous cabinet quit Wednesday.

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