Punjab Governor Malik Mohammad Rafique Rajwana has tendered resignation after serving for more than three years as provincial governor.
Talking to media at the Lahore High Court Bar Association, Rajwana said he has dispatched his resignation to the President of Pakistan. He further announced to resume his legal career once again.
He said the leadership of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) entrusted him with this post and he tried to repay their confidence with the best of his abilities.
The development comes as the newly-elected members of the Punjab Assembly took the oath, commencing new five-year tenure for the provincial legislature.
While mentioning about his bar membership, he said: “I have returned to my home.