Pakistan Army on Thursday appointed Major-General Asif Ghafoor as the head of the military’s media wing, Inter-Services Public Relations. Maj Gen Ghafoor, who is presently commanding a division in Swat, replaces Lt Gen Asim Bajwa, the new Inspector General Arms at the General Headquarters in Rawalpindi.
The new DG ISPR has a vast experience of Operations, and has commanded unit in operation Almizan, served in military operations directorate and remained involved in the finalisation of National Action Plan.
According to military sources, other postings made include: Major General Abdullah Dogar has been appointed Commandant Pakistan Military Academy, Major General Syed Adnan appointed GOC at Lahore and Major General Fida Malik appointed DG Logistics at GHQ.
Meanwhile, Major General Zafarullah Khan has been appointed GOC at Panu Aqil, Major General Nadir Khan as DG Personnel Services and Provost Marshal at GHQ and Major General Zafar Iqbal appointed GOC armour division at Gujranwala.