ISLAMABAD: Chief Collector of Customs North Imran Mehmand issued an order on Friday evening holding his earlier order of inter-collectorate transfers and postings of BS-16 officers in abeyance.

Earlier on Friday, Chief Collector had notified large scale transfers and postings of Customs officials, which was in violation of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) directives to stay all transfers and postings.

However, soon after the Chief Collector suspended the earlier notified transfers.

An official said these transfers and postings were illegal and should be cancelled.