Inspector General of Punjab police Faisal Shahkar decided to step down from his office due to personal reasons.
According to reports, In a letter to the federal government, IG Punjab Faisal Shahkar said he cannot continue discharging his duties due to personal reasons.
It also noted that Pakistan Muslim League-Q leader Moonis Elahi, son of Punjab Chief Minister Pervaiz Elahi, held an important meeting with PTI Chairman Imran Khan at Shaukat Khanum Memorial Cancer Hospital, Lahore.
During the meeting, matters pertaining to the registration of FIR following an attack on Imran Khan and others issues came under discussion.
According to sources the former prime minister also directed Moonis Elahi to remove Inspector General (IG) Punjab Faisal Shahkar from his post.
PMLN-Q leader Moonis Elahi accepted Imran Khan’s demand and assured him of the removal of IG Punjab Faisal Shahkar, the sources said.
Earlier, After the attack on the Governor House attack, the federal government suspended the CCPO Lahore Ghulam Muhammad Dogar.
According to details, the establishment division issued a notification to suspend the 21-grade officer of the police service. “Ghulam Mahmood Dogar, a BS-21 officer of the Police Service of Pakistan presently serving under the Government of Punjab, is placed under suspension, with immediate effect, and until further orders,” the notification stated.