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Govt Replaces IG Islambad

ISLAMABAD: The federal government on Saturday appointed Akbar Nasir Khan as the new police chief of the capital city.

Muhammad Ahsan Younas, who was given the task to curb crime in Islamabad by the PTI government in December 2021, has been transferred to Punjab.

“Muhammad Ahsan Younas, a BS-20 officer of Police Service of Pakistan (PSP), presently serving as Inspector General, Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) Police, under Interior Division, is transferred and his services are placed at the disposal of the Government of Punjab, with immediate effect and until further orders,” a notification issued by the Establishment Division read.

Meanwhile, Akbar Nasir Khan, a BS-20 officer of the PSP, presently serving in the National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA), has been appointed as IG Islamabad, read a separate notification.