Muhammad Khan Bhatti: who is new Principal Secretary to Punjab chief minister?
Lahore: Punjab Assembly Secretary Muhammad Khan Bhatti has been appointed as Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Pervez Elahi.
Bhatti, a die hard Pervez Elahi loyalist, is the uncle of PML-Q MPA Sajid Bhatti. He is considered an affluent man who possess a large fortune.
Samaa TV reported that Bhatti does not belong to the bureaucracy.
A journalist said his appointment was made hours before Pervez Elahi took oath as chief minister.
Born on April 12, 1968, Mr. Muhammad Khan Bhatti has been serving as Secretary, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab since 2008. He completed his education from University of the Punjab and joined Government service in Civil Secretariat in 1988. He joined Assembly Secretariat in 1996. In Assembly secretariat, he has held different posts including Estate Officer, Deputy Secretary, Additional Secretary & Special Secretary. He also served as Additional Secretary & Special Secretary in the Chief Minister Punjab Secretariat on deputation. He was promoted to the post of Secretary, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab on 8th March, 2008. He has vast experience of his job. He visited China and UAE.