The government has decided to replace Tariq Banuri as Higher Education Commission (HEC) Chairman under the new laws.
According to sources, HEC Chairman will be replaced under the new ordinance which states that the ownership of the HEC chairman will be from two to four years.
However, a final approval in this regard will be given by Prime Minister Imran Khan.
More About Tariq Banuri:
Back in 2018, Dr Tariq Banuri was appointed by former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi till May 2022.
According to reports, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) had begun to take action against the HEC Chairman after he was accused of misusing his powers.
NAB had accused the HEC Chairman of illegal appointments and corruption.