Interior ministry on Tuesday placed name of Gen (retd) Asad Durrani on Exit Control List (ECL) on formal request of Pak Army.
A notification in this regard has also been issued.
Gen (retd) Asad Durrani was called at General Head Quarters by army to explain his position on recently launched book ‘Spy Chronicles’.
After seeking explanation from Durrani, a formal Court of Inquiry headed by a serving Lt Gen was ordered to probe the matter in detail whereas request was made to interior ministry to place his name on ECL.
The book which has been styled as a conversation between two spymasters covers a wide range of subjects including NSA Ajit Doval’s way of functioning, the Kashmir issue and several thorny issues between India and Pakistan including Kulbhushan Jadhav, Balochistan and surgical strikes.