package apt 1.2.10ubuntu1 [modified: usr/bin/apt usr/bin/apt-cache usr/bin/apt-cdrom usr/bin/apt-config usr/bin/apt-get usr/bin/apt-mark usr/share/locale/dz/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/mr/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/nb/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/sl/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/th/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo] failed to install/upgrade: package apt is not ready for configuration cannot configure (current status 'half-installed')

Bug #1591555 reported by Kashif Ahmed Khan on 2016-06-11
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Bug Description

I as installing software update then this error appeared

ProblemType: Package
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 16.04
Package: apt 1.2.10ubuntu1 [modified: usr/bin/apt usr/bin/apt-cache usr/bin/apt-cdrom usr/bin/apt-config usr/bin/apt-get usr/bin/apt-mark usr/share/locale/dz/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/mr/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/nb/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/sl/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/th/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo]
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 4.4.0-21.37-generic 4.4.6
Uname: Linux 4.4.0-21-generic x86_64
ApportVersion: 2.20.1-0ubuntu2
AptOrdering:
 apt: Configure
 gnome-calendar: Install
 gnome-calendar: Configure
 NULL: ConfigurePending
Architecture: amd64
Date: Sat Jun 11 23:01:25 2016
ErrorMessage: package apt is not ready for configuration cannot configure (current status 'half-installed')
InstallationDate: Installed on 2016-05-31 (10 days ago)
InstallationMedia: Ubuntu 16.04 LTS "Xenial Xerus" - Release amd64 (20160420.1)
RelatedPackageVersions:
 dpkg 1.18.4ubuntu1.1
 apt 1.2.10ubuntu1
SourcePackage: apt
Title: package apt 1.2.10ubuntu1 [modified: usr/bin/apt usr/bin/apt-cache usr/bin/apt-cdrom usr/bin/apt-config usr/bin/apt-get usr/bin/apt-mark usr/share/locale/dz/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/mr/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/nb/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/sl/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo usr/share/locale/th/LC_MESSAGES/apt.mo] failed to install/upgrade: package apt is not ready for configuration cannot configure (current status 'half-installed')
UpgradeStatus: No upgrade log present (probably fresh install)

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