'Shahbaz Gill' is a Lecturer of Business Administration at University of Illinois. A Ph.D., in Management and Leadership from University of Malaya, he was previously a spokes person for Punjab government. Currently he is serving in Imran Khan cabinet as Special Assistant to Prime Minister.
Gill was spokesperson to Usman Buzdar, Chief Minister of Punjab, Pakistan and resigned on 13 September 2019. In April 2020, he hit controversy when he accused the Pakistani Medical Association (PMA) of playing politics, after the association of doctors had questioned the government decision to allow Islamic congregational Friday prayer and Tarawih prayers at mosques during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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