LAHORE: Punjab Spokesperson, Dr. Shehbaz Gill submitted resignation before the Chief Minister Punjab— Usman Buzdar which was later approved, citing no reasons over his resignation.
In another major development, Buzdar fired Special Adviser Awm Chaudhry and appointed Asim Mehmood in his place. The chief minister then left for Saudi Arabia on a state visit.
Earlier this month, Dr Shahbaz Gill had come under fire for commnets that labelled lady constable Faiza Nawaz as “emotional” and touted “misinformation” and “provocation” pertaining to a case involving Nawaz.
Dr Shahbaz Gill was speaking to local news channel about how Ahmed Mukhtar Advocate, a lawyer intoxicated on power, had violently slapped Constable Faiza Nawaz in public, but the court approved his release on bail.