LAHORE: The Punjab government finally got rid of Gujranwala Regional Policeman (RPO) Riaz Nazir Gara and also Divisional Commissioner Gulzar Hussain Shah from their positions in the wake of the Daska by-election dispute.
The activity was taken versus both officers of the Pakistan Cops Solution as well as the Pakistan Administrative Service () in compliance with the suggestions of the Political election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).
The compensation, in its strongly-worded recommendations, had required elimination of both the policemans from the blog posts on problems of claimed rigging, aerial firing to pester voters as well as mismanagement, especially, on the ballot day in the NA-75 of Daska.
The Political election Payment not just held the officers in charge of the safety lapse however likewise stated the election null, causing shame to the government as well as rural governments of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI).
Action absorbed conformity with recommendations of ECP
An official, privy to the development, claimed the sword of major punishment of suspension was still hanging over the two various other policemans, Sialkot Deputy Commissioner Zeeshan Javed Lashari and also District Poilce Policeman Hassan Asad Alvi.
The ECP’s referrals were for both the federal as well as provincial governments to take action against the police officers concerned.
For removal of the local police officer and also the commissioner, it had actually provided directions to the Punjab federal government while for the suspension of the Sialkot replacement commissioner and also the district law enforcement officer, it had sent out suggestions to the Establishment Department, Islamabad.
On the other hand, the election compensation, in an uncommon relocation, additionally summoned Punjab Inspector General of Police Inam Ghani and also Chief Assistant Jawad Rafique Malik on March 4 over neglect in the Daska election.
The official lamented that the both policemans– Riaz Nazir Gara and Gulzar Hussain Shah– were transferred or removed unheard as neither of them was called by any type of inquiry panel of the Political election Payment or any other probe launched by the Punjab federal government.
He additionally criticised the role of the assessor general of police and also the chief assistant for not occupying the matter with the federal government for a proper query before any action versus both the policemans of BPS-20.
The issue of these 2 policemans should have been complied with by them in power corridors to convince Chief Minister Usman Buzdar for providing (the RPO and also commissioner) an opportunity of understanding hearing in the inquiry wrapped up by the ECP, he stated.
Instead of backing or sustaining the policemans, the official stated, the principal secretary as well as the IGP moved recaps independently to the CENTIMETERS for their transfer.
The CENTIMETERS accepted the recaps and the alerts for the transfers were provided on Monday.
“What’s the objective of look of the IGP and also the CS prior to ECP on March 4?” the main asked.
The early transfer/removal of BS-20 policemans has stunned the PAS and also PSP area and might demoralise various other police officers in Punjab that are feeling them insecure due to frequent transfers in senior cadres.
According to the notification, Riaz Nazir Gara and Gulzar Hussain Shah were guided to report to the Solutions as well as General Administration Division for additional orders.