First Hindu in Pak govt in over two decades

Megha Jain

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Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader, Darshan Lal, has become first Hindu politician to become a federal cabinet member in last two decades. Lal has been given a portfolio of Inter Provincial Coordination in new Prime Minister Khaqan Abbasi cabinet. He was elected to the national assembly for the second time on PML-N ticket on a reserved seat for minorities in 2013.