SRINAGAR A day after four weapons were reported missing from guard room attached to former Congress MLC Muzaffar Parray here, Director General of Police Dilbag Singh on Monday attached with immediate effect Maqsood-ul-Zaman, SSP Security Kashmir, with Security Headquarters.
In an order issued here, Sajad Hussain, SSP Commandant JKAP-3rd Bn, has been asked look after the work of SSP security Kashmir in addition to his own duties shall till further orders.
Three of the four personnel from security wing have also been dismissed from service for dereliction of duties.
Zaman has been attached as he allegedly failed to ensure proper checking of security within his control especially after the September 29 incident when an SPO fled with seven rifles and a pistol from the official residence of then PDP legislator Aijaz Mir, a local news agency said, quoting a senior officer.
The action against Zaman follows his termination orders to three security officials who were deployed at the official residence of the former MLC Muzaffar Parray.
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