Army announces transfers, postings for senior posts


Staff Reporter


Pakistan Army has made a number of transfers and postings on key positions of seniority, according to a press release issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Thursday
Lt Gen Waseem Ashraf has been posted as Commander Southern Command, Lt Gen Azhar Abbas has been posted Commander Rawalpindi Corps, Lt Gen Khalid Zia has been posted as Inspector General Arms, Lt Gen Muhammad Chiragh Haider has been posted as Director General JSHQ, while Lt Gen Bilal Akbar has been posted as Chairman Pakistan Ordnance Factory (POF).
Four major generals of the Pakistan Army had been promoted to the rank of lieutenant general on Wednesday.
According to ISPR, those promoted were Maj Gen Muhammad Aamer, Maj Gen Muhammad Chiragh Haider, Maj Gen Nadeem Ahmed Anjum and Maj Gen Khalid Zia.
The promoted officers are to assume their new positions after retirement of three lieutenant generals in the last week of the current month.