PESHAWAR - Following the recommendations of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government, DG Excise and Taxation reinstated 12 suspended employees of Excise and Taxation on Friday.

The suspended employees were allegedly involved in disappearing a loaded truck of narcotics. Additional Secretary Excise Abdul Hameed Marwat set up an enquiry body in this regard, which concluded that the suspended employees were not involved in this case. Subsequently, orders regarding their restoration were issued.

According to notification issued by the Director General Excise and Taxation, the reinstated officers include Fida Hussain AETO, Abdul Nawaz Ahmad, Inspector Muhammad Khalid, ASI Waheed Akor, Agha Muhammad Akbar constable, Zakir Islam Constable, Sajjad Constable, Sahib Jan Constable, Muhammad Naeem Constable, Mohammad Ibrahim Constable, Mohammad Ibrahim Driver and Mohammad Arif driver.