President accepts resignation of Iqbal Zafar Jhagra

ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain accepted resignation of Iqbal Zafar Jhagra who stepped down as Governor KP.

According to notification issued by the Cabinet Division, the President accepted resignation in terms of Article 101(4) of the constitution.

Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra has tendered resignation from his office after fulfilling his constitutional responsibilities required for smooth transition of the government from one party to another.

The transition period from one government to another was completed on Friday with the oath-taking of new chief minister, speaker and deputy speaker of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly.

Iqbal Zafar Jhagra announced his resignation at a press conference here after administering oath of office to Chief Minister Mehmood Khan.