You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

Sudan intelligence chief resigns: military council

AFP  |  Khartoum 

The of Sudan's feared and Security Service, Salih Ghosh, has resigned from his post, the country's new military rulers said on Saturday.

"The of the transitional military council, Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, has accepted the resignation of... the of NISS," the transitional military council said.

Ghosh had overseen a sweeping crackdown led by NISS agents against protesters taking part in four months of mass demonstations that led up to the toppling of veteran in a palace coup by the on Thursday.

Thousands of protesters, opposition activists and journalists were arrested.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Sat, April 13 2019. 16:55 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU