PCB chief Ramiz Raja reacted sharply stating England's decision was on expected lines after New Zealand pulled out.
Raza said Pakistan 'had one team in our target, our neighbors (India), now add two more teams, New Zealand and England'.
New Zealand Cricket called off the series abruptly on Friday citing they had received a serious security threat.
New Zealand had arrived in Pakistan for a white-ball series after 18 years and were scheduled to play three ODIs and five T20 Internationals.
Just minutes before the start of the first One-Day International, New Zealand abandoned tour of Pakistan on Friday after receiving advice of a serious security threat.
New Zealand are touring Pakistan for the first time in 18 years. Follow live streaming of PAK vs NZ matches in India.
All-rounder Mitchell will be available for selection from the second ODI after completing his quarantine. Blundell suffered the injury in the fourth T20 against Bangladesh.
Till date, Pakistan have never beaten India in ODI or T20 World Cup games. In fact, they have also failed to beat India in practice games.
This is Ramiz Raja's second stint with the PCB. He had served as the Board's chief executive from 2003 to 2004.
Led by Tom Latham, New Zealand will play three ODIs in Rawalpindi and five T20 internationals in Lahore against Pakistan
Ramiz will replace Ehsan Mani, who completed his three-year tenure at the office last month
Pakistan will take on arch-rivals India in their T20 World Cup opener in Dubai on October 24
New Zealand will play the ODI series at the Pindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi on Sept 17, 19 and 21
Akram, who is in Australia, tweeted that the PCB chairman's job was a specialised one and he was not up for it
According to the source at one time Akram's name was put forward as a top candidate to replace Ehsan Mani
Both Mani and Raja had met Prime Minister Imran Khan, who is also former World Cup winning captain and patron-in-chief of the board, for smooth handover
Rumours were circulating that former Pakistan Test captain Ramiz Raja will take over as the new chairman of the PCB
Apparently Pakistan PM Imran Khan, under whom Ramiz played, feels it is time a former player ran the cricket affairs in the country.
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