Veteran diplomat Mohammad Sadiq resigned as Pakistan’s particular consultant to Afghanistan on Wednesday.
“After serving shut to 3 years as Pakistan’s Particular Consultant for Afghanistan, I’ve requested the federal government that the time had come for me to maneuver on and deal with my private pursuits — household, books and agriculture/surroundings,” he stated in a sequence of tweets right this moment.
Sadiq stated that he was grateful to the prime minister and all the opposite stakeholders for his or her “wholehearted assist” to him because the particular envoy.
“I deeply admire the arduous work of lots of my colleagues who spent lengthy hours to make the Pakistan-Afghanistan relationship work,” he added.
The previous ex-envoy confirmed the identical to Daybreak.com, saying that he had tendered his resignation to the premier. He additionally stated that his resignation had been accepted by PM Shehbaz.
Sadiq was appointed to the essential place in June 2020.
A profession diplomat who retired in 2016 from the place of secretary of the nationwide safety division, Sadiq was Pakistan’s ambassador in Kabul between December 2008 and April 2014.
He additionally served as Overseas Workplace spokesperson for about one and a half years. He was additionally posted in Washington DC (1998-2000), Beijing (1994-1998) and Brussels.