ISLAMABAD: Federal Investigation Authority (FIA) Director General Bashir Memon has resigned from his submit days forward of his retirement date in protest. In line with the sources, he was underneath strain to file lawsuits in opposition to the opposition leaders.
The DG FIA has despatched his resignation letter to the Institution Division secretary through which he wrote that “it’s in opposition to etiquettes to switch a authorities official, who’s about to retire”.
“Transferring just a few days earlier than retirement implies that the federal government isn’t proud of me. I resign from the job in view of the federal government’s determination,” he added.
In line with the sources, Memon went on depart on September 28 as a result of a dispute over some points with the federal government. Nevertheless, he got here to responsibility on November 25, they added.
The sources stated Memon returned to responsibility to organize his pension papers; nonetheless, the federal government transferred him as a result of which he resigned.
The sources stated that there was strain on Memon to arrange instances in opposition to the opposition leaders which he refused to succumb to.
In line with the sources, the Prime Minister Workplace requested the Institution Division secretary as to how Memon got here again now that they might be deploying a brand new particular person on his place. The secretary replied that he got here for just a few days.
The secretary and Memon held a gathering through which the latter made it clear that he had come to finish his time until retirement and if there was any resentment he would resign. Memon had resigned in protest on November 29.
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