Irfan Qadir becomes SAPM on accountability

ISLAMABAD:Former Attorney General for Pakistan (AGP) Irfan Qadir has been appointed Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) on Accountability.

The renowned jurist will look after the affairs pertaining to accountability, said a notification issued by the Cabinet division.

It said Mr Qadir would have the status of the minister of state. He has served as the 29th Attorney General for Pakistan from April 2012 to June 2013. He also served as a judge of the Lahore High Court in 2009. He has also served as Secretary of Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs in 2012.