Pakistan

KARACHI – Former Sindh Governor Dr Ishratul Ebad Khan has left Pakistan and flew to Dubai, a day after he was removed from the top constitutional position of the province, raising suspisions.

According to media reports, the former Sindh Governor travelled to Dubai via flight of a private airline from Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport in the wee hours of Friday.

Ebad Khan was removed as Governor on Wednesday after successfully seving the province for approximately 14 years, a longest term for any governor.

In his place, the President of Pakistan appointed Saeeduzzaman Siddiqui as the new Governor of Sindh province, who will take oath as the 31st governor of the province.

Dr Ishratul Ibad Khan had assumed the charge of the post of Sindh governor on December 27, 2002, being the youngest governor of the country. He almost completed his 14 years term in the office of the provincial governor.

Moreover, Pak-Sarzameen Party chairman Mustafa kamal traded barbs with Ebad last month and alleged him of being a RAW (Research and Analysis Wing) agent.