India, April 9 -- Ambala Two months after Ambala Range deputy inspector general (DIG), vigilance, Ashok Kumar, was suspended after being booked for allegedly assaulting Kapil Vij, the brother of Haryana home minister Anil Vij, the state government reinstated him on Thursday.

In an order issued by additional chief secretary Rajiv Arora, the 54-year-old officer was reinstated at Ambala itself. During his suspension announced on February 9, Kumar was posted at the office of RTC, Bhondsi in Gurugram.

His suspension order was issued on the day he was granted interim bail by the court of additional sessions judge Sundeep Singh that had asked him to join the investigation within three days.

The 2006-batch IPS officer was booked under various ...