General Sakhir Shamshad Mirza assumed the position of Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. of Personnel Committee (CJCSC) on Sunday at the General Staff in Rawalpindi, according to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
In addition to a large number of active and retired officers of the three military branches, former Company also The ceremony was attended, according to ISPR.
military media the wing said “smartly turned out“The United Services guard saluted the newly appointed ZAOSK, who arrived at the scene.
General Sakhir Shamshad Mirza inspected the guard of honor and march past, ISPR reports.
President Dr. Arif Alvi on On Thursday, a summary submitted by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif was approved. for appointment of General Syed Asim Munir as next army commander and general Sakhir Shamshad Mirza as new Company
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General Munir and General Mirza were first as well as second on seniority list, respectively. Therefore, both key slots went to the most senior generals after General Bajwa.
General Mirza replaced General Nadeem Raza, assuming technically the most senior job title in in military but considered ceremonial.
General Mirza was the commander of the Rawalpindi corps and served as chief of general personnel (GHS) – a key position held by most army commanders in in past.
The CGS is known as the de facto commander of the army, as he heads both the operational and intelligence directorates.
He used to have also served as director general of military operation (DGMO).
Those who know General Mirza close says he enjoys good reputation in army. he is not involved in no controversy and not much controversy about his candidacy.