The government has replaced Chief Secretary Yusuf Naseem Khokhar and IG Punjab Captain (R) Arif Nawaz, whose notification has been issued.
According to details, the government has appointed Chief retired Azam Suleman in place of Yousuf Naseem Khokhar as the new Chief Secretary of Punjab and Major Shoaib Dastagir has been appointed as the new IG Punjab Police in place of the current IG Major retired Arif Nawaz.
According to the report, Azam Suleman was working as Federal Secretary of Interior at the time while Shoaib Dastgir was working as MD of National Police Foundation. Shoaib Dastagir has worked in several important posts in Lahore as well as in Azad Jammu and Kashmir.
Sources say that after the appointment of the new Chief Secretary and IG, Government is likely to make significant changes in the bureaucracy and Police department. It may be recalled that Prime Minister Imran Khan and the Core Committee of PTI had expressed dissatisfaction over administrative issues in Punjab, pointing to the uproar in key positions and bureaucracy.