Supreme Court of Pakistan has ordered the Sindh government to keep AD Khawaja as Inspector General of Sindh Police

Khawaja will hold complete authority regarding transfers in the department, the apex court ordered. 

In another effort to remove Khawaja, On January 8, Sindh government named Sardar Abdul Majeed Dasti as new IGP. 

Earlier, Sindh High Court also ordered Khawaja to keep as IG police last year. 

Furthermore, the court stopped federal from issuing orders regarding replacement of Khawaja. "The orders in this regard by federal government will not hold any authority," the court said.