All constitutional appointments were made considering the suitability of the officer, the State government told the Andhra High Court.
Hakeem had tendered her resignation back in August 2020 as well, but Singh had refused to accept it.
On May 1, a day before the declaration of election results, former Advocate General Vijay Narayan had resigned from the post, which he sent to the former chief minister.
Meanwhile, Ex-CS K Shanmugam, who was appointed as the advisor to the State government for a year on January 31, 2021, also resigned from the post.
Singh has convened a cabinet meeting on Thursday to discuss the implications of the apex court order.
Besides the intelligence wing, SP of the Chikkamagaluru district, K Annamalai, who is known to be a tough officer, has been posted as SP of Ramanagara district.
The government has sought a legal opinion from the Advocate General as a prelude to issuing an investigation order against UDF leaders based on the findings of the Solar commission report.