(web desk) – PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has apparently solved the enigma of Finance Minister Ishaq Dar’s resignation and decided to send him on a holiday.
According to media sources , that the announcement of this decision is likely to be made within 48 hours.
According to details, the ministry will be given to a close friend of PM Abbasi following Dar’s elimination. After the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) cases, Ishaq Dar is being criticized continuously for holding his office both by political as well as journalist fraternities.
Noted economist Dr Ashfaq Hassan remarked that the indecisive state of government over Ishaq Dar’s case is ridiculous. It was earlier rumored that Ishaq Dar had decided to resign owing to bad health, but PM’s spokesman Musadik Malik confirmed that Dar will continue to keep the ministry
Kamran Khan had also disclosed earlier that Shahid Khaqan Abbasi requested Ishaq Dar twice to resign but the minister refused to do so by saying that it is not the proper time. Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif also made a request of same nature to the finance minister as he thought Pakistan needs more energetic and skillful team.
It is worth mentioning here that the accountability court declared Finance Minister Ishaq Dar an absconder on Tuesday and rejected the minister’s petition in which he sought immunity from hearing of assets beyond known sources of income reference.