Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday has directed to immediately reinstate Mushtaq Sukhera on the post of Federal Tax Ombudsman .

According to details, the decision was announced by IHC Chief Justice Athar Manullah.

It is to be mentioned here that the federation had removed Mushtaq Ahmed Sukhera from the post of Federal Tax Ombudsman and filed a reference against him for his alleged failure to handle Model Town carnage as then Inspector-General of Police (IGP) in Punjab.

An official notification of his appointment was also withdrawn.

Sukhera was appointed as the Federal Tax Ombudsman in August 2017 by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government.