The Jammu and Kashmir government Tuesday ordered that Muneer Ahmed Khan, ADGP Home Guards, and Security, shall also function as ADGP (Law & Order) in addition to his own duties.
According to an order, in respect of law and order matters, the two Zonal IGPs of Kashmir and Jammu shall report to ADGP (Law & Order) under the overall command and control of DGP, J&K.
In February, the Jammu & Kashmir cabinet had ordered a big reshuffle in the police department replacing Muneer Khan with Swayam Prakash Pani as the Inspector General (IG) of Police, Kashmir range.
The reshuffle was already on cards and its schedule was decided earlier. Though the reshuffle came days after Srinagar hospital attack in which Pakistani militant, Naveed Jat alias Hanzulla, had escaped.