PR No. 188 Islamabad, November 28, 2017

On the occasion of assuming charge of the Ministry Minister for Science & Technology, Rana Tanvir Hussain has categorically denied any connection between his assignment and portfolio of the Ministry and issues related to Comsats (CIIT)/NTS. He has emphasized that such reference is, in fact, on the basis of misunderstanding on the part of his colleagues. It would be appropriate not to malign his newly assumed office with reference to the issues, which have no connection to his person or office, whatsoever.


He further emphasized to probe such issues in the wake of allegation against institutions under reference to ensure transparency in the Ministry of Science & Technology.