The move holds significance as a major scam recently surfaced in the Home Guards.
According to police, the pages of the duty muster-rolls of Home Guards were allegedly changed in the office of the Commandant and in August 2019, only 8 Home Guards out of 23 were deployed.
However, salaries of all the personnel were drawn and paid for both July and August 2019.
Police also found a huge gap in the entries made in the police general diary and muster roll during the cross-verification. Irregularities worth Rs 4,99,000 in salary payment were found.
Further investigations are on in the matter.