Federal Minister for science and era Senator Azam Swati has tendered his resignation to prime Minister Imran Khan, in step with NewsTV.

"To uphold my moral authority, I sent my resignation to the PM [and told him] that I can not paintings underneath those situations," Swati said.

"Now i can protect my case with none portfolio or authority."

Swati, a member of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), is presently combating a case inside the perfect court over allegations that he played a position inside the switch of former Islamabad Inspector trendy of Police Jan Mohammad.

The SC at one factor had contemplated taking action in opposition to Swati below Article sixty two of the charter earlier than forming a joint research crew to probe the case.

the previous Islamabad IGP's transfer passed off after Swati’s son had registered a case towards a own family of slum dwellers for allegedly trespassing on his family’s land. Five human beings, consisting of women, have been arrested for trespassing at the land and beating up Swati’s guards. They had been released after a day’s detention as police stated a agreement were reached among the minister and the detained family.