ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has appointed Engineer Amir Muqaam as his adviser.

Engineer Amir Muqaam, PML-N senior vice president, lost National Assembly election at the hands of a PTI candidate. He was considered to be a close aide of former president Pervez Musharraf. Later, he left PML-Q to join PML-N.

The Cabinet Division on Monday issued a notification about his appointment as an advisor to the prime minister.