Outgoing Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Nadeem Raza called on President Arif Alvi at President House in Islamabad on Thursday.
The President commended General Nadeem Raza’s services for the country’s defence.
President Alvi also expressed his best wishes for the retiring general.
It may be mentioned here that Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has picked Lt-General Sahir Shamshad Mirza to replace General Nadeem Raza as chairman JCSC.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday paid tribute to Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Nadeem Raza for strengthening the defence of Pakistan and for his services to the army.
In a farewell meeting, the premier told Gen Raza that he was proud of the general’s services to Pakistan and that the “dignified and talented officer had rendered excellent services” at his post.
PM Shehbaz expressed best wishes for Gen Raza, and the CJCSC thanked the premier. Earlier President Dr Arif Alvi also held a farewell meeting with the CJCSC wherein he appreciated the services of Gen Raza for national defence. The president conveyed best wishes to the retiring officer. On Wednesday, Raza paid farewell visits to the Naval Headquarters and Air Headquarters in Islamabad, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.—APP