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.