Sindh govt removes IG Fayyaz Leghari, DIG east

KARACHI: Sindh government has removed Inspector General (IG) Fayyaz Leghari and Deputy Inspector General-East Aleem Jaffri following an orders from Supreme court in Abbas town sou moto case, Wednesday.

The government has decided to remove both the officials over negligence in the action during the rescue operation in Karachi’s blast that took lives of over 50 people.

During proceedings the court had been informed that after consultation with the Chief Minister it had been decided that services of the IG Sindh and the DIG East will be returned back to the Federal Government.

Sources said both the officers vacated their posts.