Report Claims Firdous Ashiq Awan Removed Over Corruption, Misuse Of Authority
Shortly after Firdous Ashiq Awan’s removal as Special Assistant to Prime Minister for Information, she has been accused of corruption and taking kickbacks. ARY News quoted sources as saying that Awan tried to take 10 per cent of the government advertising budget as commission.
She has also been accused of making political appointments in Pakistan Television (PTV). Another allegation being levelled against the former government official is that she was using 3 unathorised cars.
Minutes after being notified and replaced, Firdous Ashiq Awan is under attack from her govt and being accused of corruption and kickbacks.
This is how it starts and ends – with allegations of corruption. Lesson for others. pic.twitter.com/Q3QQlYHiej
— Murtaza Ali Shah (@MurtazaViews) April 27, 2020
ARY News has not named the source for this fresh information.