Lt Gen Majid Ehsan appointed corp commander Lahore: ISPR

LT Gen Aamer Riaz appointed president of the National Defence University

News Desk December 10, 2018
Two lieutenant generals have been appointed, ISPR confirms. PHOTO: FILE

The Pakistan Army on Monday announced new appointments for general staff officers.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Lieutenant General Aamer Riaz was appointed as the president of the National Defence University (NDU), while Lieutenant General Majid Ehsan was appointed as corps commander Lahore.

Pakistan Army high command in August announced a shuffle in military commands across the country and announced transfers of senior military officers.

Lt Gen Nadeem Raza, who previously served as Commander 10 Corps, was promoted to Chief of General Staff (CGS). Headquartered in Rawalpindi, the X Corps is primarily responsible for defending the Line of Control (LoC).

ISPR announces reshuffle in Army command

Lt Gen Shahid Baig Mirza has been transferred as the new IG C&IT. Lt Gen Humayun Aziz has taken command of V Corps.

Chairman Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) Lt Gen Mohammad Naeem Ashraf has been appointed Commander II Corps. Lt Gen Bilal Akbar, replaced by Lt Gen Raza, formerly served as CGS and assumed command of X Corps and Lt Gen Abdullah Dogar has been appointed as the new chairman of HIT.


Replying to X

Comments are moderated and generally will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive.

For more information, please see our Comments FAQ

Most Read