According to a report in Jehan Pakistan, the railways minister who belongs to the ruling party, PML-N, had secretly married Dr Shafaq Hira some two weeks ago.
Dr Shafaq is a TV anchor, currently working at state-run Pakistan Television.
She is an MBBS from Abbotabad Medical College, and hails from Wah Cantonment.
Earlier, comedian Sohail Ahmed, best known as Azizi, had also disclosed this marriage in his programme Hasb-e-Haal.
“A PML-N minister in federal government has married a PTV programme host in Islamabad. However, the news is being kept a secret,” Azizi hinted during the show on Dunya TV.
However, the report is still to be confirmed by independent sources.