The High Peace Council Secretariat Chief and Special Presidential Adviser on political affairs Mohammad Akram Khpwalwak has resigned from his positions.

In his resignation letter to President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, Khpwalwak has said he will step down as High Peace Council Secretariat Chief and Special Presidential Adviser on political affairs.

However, Khpalwak said he remains committed to his commitments he has made to the President and would continue supporting the country, nation, and peace efforts.

In a statement posted on his Twitter account, Khpalwak confirmed that the President has accepted his resignation.

However, the Office of the President, ARG Palace, has not commented in this regard so far.