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Here’s how Pakistanis are reacting upon Asad Umar’s stepping down as Finance Minister

There are trolls and then there are supporters

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Asad Umar, via Twitter today, announced that he had obtained the prime minister, Imran Khan’s consent “to not take any cabinet position” as a result of cabinet reshuffling and Umar being handed over the energy ministry. Umar’s tweet was followed by a press conference where he told the media that it was time to take some difficult decisions for the economy of Pakistan.

Umar’s stepping down as the finance minister has been met with mixed reaction on social media.

Some people have been rather merciless in judging the PTI government and Asad Umar for the economic situations in the country;

https://twitter.com/TabahiButt/status/1118826299064225792

However, there are others who have been saddened by the development

https://twitter.com/IamAhsansardar/status/1118819669325099009

the authorIfrah Salman

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