LAHORE: The interim government removed first women to hold advocate general Asma Hamid from the post after after remaining in charge for less than a month, NewsOne reported on Wednesday.
According to a notification, Additional Advocate General Muhammad Shan Gul has been handed over the additional charge of the AGP office until another appointment is made.
The caretaker government also removes ten assistant advocate generals in view of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) notification dated April 11.
Asma Hamid is the daughter of former Punjab governor Shahid Hamid and niece of former federal law minister Zahid Hamid. She was appointed as assistant advocate general in January 2014 and later elevated to AAG on Feb 18, 2015.