TARHUNCU AHMED PASHA
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Tarhuncu Ahmet Pasha was appointed Grand Vizier in Sultan Mehmet IVís period. Pasha was planning to re-establish the navy and to conquer the island of Kyrete he also devised a new budget. He tired to decrease the palaceís expenses. He also provided an annual budgetary. He was an honest and disciplined grand vizier but the palace intrigues caused his death, he was executed in 1653 because of rumours. With his death the corruption in the palace had increased.

Incapable people replaced Tarhuncu Pasha. The Yeniceris had revolted, the riots of Celali continued. Because of famine in the villages, the country people had immigrated to the cities, hunger and unemployment had occurred all around the country.