President accepts the resignation of Dr Ishrat Hussain from the post of advisor
Dr. Ishrat Hussain has resigned from the post of Advisor on Institutional Reforms and Austerity, which has been accepted.
The President accepted the resignation of Dr. Ishrat Hussain on the advice of the Prime Minister.
The Cabinet Division has also issued a notification approving the resignation of Dr Ishrat Hussain.
The notification said that the approval of the resignation of Dr. Ishrat Hussain will be effective from September 1, 2021.
It is pertinent to mention that Dr Hussain had sent his resignation letter to Prime Minister Imran Khan last month, but the reasons for the resignation were not known.
Dr Hussain, who served as the governor of State Bank of Pakistan during the military regime of Gen Pervez Musharraf, had responded to calls and messages of reporters who had tried to contact him for seeking confirmation of reports about his resignation.