ISLAMABAD: President Arif Alvi on Monday gave his approval to the appointment of Ashtar Ausaf Ali as the brand new Lawyer Common of Pakistan.
The submit of lawyer common fell vacant after Khalid Javed Khan resigned on April 9 following the departure of the PTI executive, announcing he had attempted to serve the rustic to the most productive of his skill and judgment of right and wrong.
Ausaf were designated for the submit through High Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Sunday.
A commentary issued through the authentic Twitter account of the President of Pakistan stated that Ausaf has been appointed as AGP as in step with the advice of the premier underneath Article 100(1) of the Charter of Pakistan.
Ausaf had served because the particular assistant to the top minister (SAPM) on legislation and justice from 2015 to 16. He were the AGP all over the tenure of former top minister Nawaz Sharif.
He up to now served as Recommend Common of Punjab two times, from 1998 to 1999, and from 2012 to 2013. He additionally served as Prosecutor Common of the province from 2011 to 2012, and as Marketing consultant on Human Rights to High Minister Nawaz Sharif in 1997.
As Lawyer-Common, he spearheaded the drafting of the twenty fifth Modification merging FATA with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, started the agreement procedure that culminated within the solution of the $6 billion Reko Diq funding dispute, and the renewal of the GSP Plus industry package deal. He was once awarded the distinguished civilian award, the Sitara-i-Imtiaz, in 2018.