Rawalpindi National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Special Prosecutor Imran Shafique has resigned from the post of the prosecutor general of the bureau with immediate effect.

Imran Shafique has said that ‘personal reasons’ were behind his resignation from the post. “My service with the NAB has been a great and profound learning experience. I tried to perform my duties to the best of my abilities,” Shafique said.

“Due to certain personal reasons, I find myself unable to continue with the NAB any longer, thus constrained to tender instant resignation,” he added in his resignation letter.