President Arif Alvi on Wednesday appointed Zahoor Ahmed Agha as the brand new governor of Balochistan after the previous governor imanullah Khan Yasinzai tendered his resignation.
A notification issued from President Alvi’s workplace mentioned that he has accepted Yasinzai’s resignation and appointed Agha as his substitute.
Amanullah Yasinzai resigns
Earlier right this moment, the previous chief justice of the Balochistan excessive court docket despatched his resignation to President Alvi.
Yasinzai, who was appointed as Governor of Balochistan by President Alvi in October 2018, was requested to step down by Prime Minister Imran Khan in a letter after which the retired choose determined to resign.
Would by no means give assertion in opposition to PM Imran Khan: Balochistan governor
In Might, the previous governor refuted the controversial assertion attributed to him in opposition to PM Imran Khan and mentioned that he didn’t communicate to anybody and didn’t give an interview to any TV channel or newspaper.
He mentioned he doesn’t have any connections with statements attributed to him which can be being made and unfold intentionally.
“I respect Prime Minister Imran Khan from the bottom of my heart, I can’t even think or dream of giving such [controversial] statements [about PM Khan],” Yasinzai had mentioned.
PM Imran Khan’s letter to Justice Amanullah Khan Yasinzai
In keeping with Geo Information, the premier wrote a letter to Yasinzai through which he mentioned that he needs to nominate another person in his place.
In his letter, the premier wrote that he wished to satisfy Yasinzai in individual however could not achieve this as a consequence of COVID-19.
“It has been a pleasure [working] with you, striving for the creation of a welfare state, and especially looking after the people of the province of Balochistan,” the premier wrote within the letter.
“However, given the current political situation, dexterity and deftness are needed at this juncture for a delicate balancing act to simultaneously ensure political inclusion and fulfilment of our commitment towards the people of Pakistan.”
“Above in view, I intend to appoint a new governor in Balochistan and would, therefore, request you to resign.
“This, in fact, doesn’t in any method replicate adversely in your competence or efficiency. It’s simply that the reworked political challenges Pakistan faces at current require, I imagine, a change.”