The Election Commission has allowed the Additional Director General of Police (Intelligence) M.S. Jaffar Sait to go on leave till May 15, according to a senior government official.

On Monday last, the ADGP appeared before the Commission in New Delhi and answered queries relating to the Assembly elections. Last week, Director General of Police Letika Saran went on leave. On March 14, the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, in its submission to the Commission, demanded that Ms. Saran and Mr. Sait be barred from election-related work.