ISLAMABAD – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday accepted the resignation of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Senator Azam Swati from the post of federal minister for science and technology.
It is pertinent to mention here that Azam Swati is under investigation over alleged misuse of authority in Islamabad Inspector General of Police transfer case.
As per reports, Swati submitted his resignation during a meeting with the prime minister. PM Khan has accepted the resignation and told Swati to present himself before the Supreme Court in the ongoing misconduct case.
In his resignation, Swati said he could not continue working under the present circumstances. “I am upholding my moral responsibility and submitting my resignation,” he added.