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Key developments pertaining to Army appointments

Here are the key developments pertaining to Army appointments:


  • PM Shehbaz Sharif has picked Lt Gen Asim Munir as new COAS and Lt Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza as CJCSC
  • President House’s Secretariat received the summary regarding appointments of army chief and chairman JCSC on Thursday
  • The federal information minister Marriyum Aurangzeb has officially confirmed that the summary for appointments has been sent for president’s approval


  • The president of Pakistan will make both appointments under Article 243 of the Constitution as per the advice of the prime minister.
  • Meanwhile the Federal Defense minister Khowaja Asif hopes president will not make the appointments “controversial”


  • PTI chief Imran Khan says “I and the president of Pakistan will act according to the Constitution and laws” after the summary is received


  • Outgoing CJCSC General Nadeem Raza holds farewell meetings with president Dr. Arif Alvi and PM Shehbaz Sharif.



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