Punjab Chief Secretary (CS) Kamran Ali Afzal wrote a letter on Saturday at the federal government passing it inability continue it current an appointment “due to personal reasons” and a requirement that his services be withdrawn with instant effect.
Letter, copy of which the available with Dawn.comwas addressed to Establishment Secretary Inamullah Khan.
Omar Sarfraz Cheema, Adviser to the Head of the Punjab minister on information was interrogated about this during a press conference in Lahore and said it had nothing to do with PTI.
“What is his role was in in last 2.5-3 months before you and maybe he didn’t feel [right] about moving forward together because he has his own priorities and service career [to think about]Chima said.
Afzal’s appointment was approved in September 2021 when Usman Buzdar of PTI was in accusation. He was the fifth chief of the Punjab. secretary within three years of previous led by PTI government and belonged to the 21st General of District Management Group.
Punjab Chief Minister Parvez Elahi expressed his dissatisfaction with Afzal and former Chief of Police Rao Sardar Ali Khan over their action against PTI legislators and police deployment force on in floor of Punjab Assembly formerly year.
PTI Chairman Imran Khan, in his public meetings were also criticized the boss secretary, former chief of police, as well as commissioners and deputy commissioners, especially those posted in Lahore and Laya in commemoration of long march PTI on Islamabad on May 25th.
PTI leaders warned officers that they would initiate judicial and departmental action. against them on coming to power again.
In some cases, Imran “called names” of both best Punjab government officers in his public meetings and announced setting them up as an example, blaming them of taking side of ruling PML-N.
according to some media messages, Rao Sardar Ali Khan and Afzal requested government pass them on out of Punjab fearing retaliation after change of government in provinces in commemoration of Chief minister re-election.
Sources told Dawn what in April, these two were called former Punjab CM Usman Buzdar. Buzdar, accompanied by the leaders of the Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid (PML-K), insisted that they should round up dissident MPA PTI and ensure what they should No vote for opposition CM candidate.
Main secretary as well as former the police chief reportedly refused to engage in illegal activity and PML-Q leaders demanded that both of them be replaced.
Sources said that the then chief minister moved two resumes for in prime minister replace the boss secretary and the chief of police.