Pakistan PM sacks minister

Islamabad, Nov 23 (IANS) Pakistan Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf sacked Privatization Minister Ghaus Bakhsh Mahar Friday.

The minister said he had some conflicts with the Sindh chapter of the ruling Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), Geo News reported.

Mahar, who was elected from Sindh on a PML−Q ticket, was appointed as privatization minister by then prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani.