ISLAMABAD: The federal government has appointed Dr. Irshad, the Inland Revenue Officer of BPS-22 as new Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR).According to notification, Dr. Irshad was performing duties as acting Chairman FBR along with duties of member operations.

It is worth-mentioning here that pen-down strike of Inland Revenue Officers has ended across the country after the appointment of Dr. Irshad as chairman FBR. The employees of FBR held strike as a protest on granting additional charge of the slot of Secretary Revenue Division to Tariq Bajwa Secretary Finance. Dr. Irshad was promoted in next grade in BPS-22 on August, 2016.