Resigned Prime Minister Hazem al-Beblawy said the resignation decision was made by him, denying that he was forced to take it.
“It’s hard that once could such decision without being by him,” Beblawy said on Tuesday.
Beblawy met on the same day with several ministers after the resignation submitted on Monday to president within conducting the business until the new government is formed.
On Monday, presidency announced accepting resignation of Beblawy’s cabinet.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm