ISLAMABAD: Ministry of Interior on Tuesday has put former Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Lieutenant General (retd) Asad Durrani’s name on Exit Control List (ECL), Newsone reported.
The Ministry of Interior issued the notification a day after Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) has approached Competent to place the name of Lieutenant General Asad Durrani (Retired) on (ECL).
Lt Gen Asad Durrani, Retired was called at GHQ today to explain his position on recently launched book ‘Spy Chronicles’. A formal Court of Inquiry headed by a serving Lt Gen has been ordered to probe the matter in detail. Competent authority approached to place his name on ECL.
— Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) May 28, 2018
Asad Durrani, who served as the Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief from August 1990 till March 1992, co-authored the book titled ‘The Spy Chronicles: RAW, ISI and the Illusion of Peace’ with former Indian spy chief AS Dulat.
The book was released jointly by India’s former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, former Vice president Hamid Ansari, former Union minister Yashwant Sinha and a few others in the event organised in New Delhi on May 24.