Education minister says ‘impersonator asking favours in his name’


ISLAMABAD: Federal Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mehmood said on Friday that an impersonator was making phone calls in various educational institutions of Lahore and Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) to ask favours in his name.

Taking notice of the fake calls, the education minister had informed the Federal Investigating Agency (FIA) to register a case against the individuals doing so.

The minister also informed government officers, its attached departments and general public through a press release that anyone impersonating or making calls as education minister must be immediately reported to the ministry or FIA.

Mehmood has informed FIA to register a case against individuals making fake calls by impersonating as the federal education minister at which the FIA has launched an investigation.