Lieutenant General Nadeem Ahmed Anjum has actually been selected as the new director-general of Inter-Services Knowledge (ISI), the military’s media events wing revealed on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, Lt Gen Faiz Hameed, previously the ISI supervisor general, has actually been uploaded as the Peshawar corps commander.
In a statement, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) announced various other posts also, claiming Lt Gen Mohammad Saeed has been posted as the Karachi corps leader, Lt Gen Nauman Mehmood has actually been assigned the head of state of the National Protection College, and also Maj Gen Asim Malik has been promoted to the ranking of lieutenant basic as well as assigned the military’s adjutant general.
Previously, the ISPR introduced that Lt Gen Mohammad Amir has been uploaded as Gujranwala corps commander, while Lt Gen Asim Munir has actually been appointed as the quarter master general.
The consultation of the ISI supervisor general is the prerogative of the prime minister. The spymaster’s option is, nevertheless, made by the head of state in assessment with the military principal.
Lt Gen Anjum was previously the commander of Karachi Corps. He was advertised to the rank of lieutenant basic in September 2019.
Hailing from the Pakistan Military college’s 78th Lengthy Program as well as the Punjab Regiment, Lt Gen Anjum has actually also acted as the commandant of the Command and Team College, Quetta.
The new DG ISI has likewise formerly continued to be the inspector general of the Balochistan Frontier Corps (North) as well as regulated a brigade in Kurram Firm, Hangu.
A graduate of UK’s Royal University of Defence Researches, Lt Gen Anjum additionally holds a degree from the Asia-Pacific Centre for Safety And Security Studies, Honolulu.
Lt Gen Anjum hails Mohra Sheikhan, Kontrilla, in Rawalpindi area’s Gujar Khan.
The outbound DG ISI, Lt Gen Hameed, was given the function on June 16, 2019, in a surprise armed forces shake-up. He had previously served in the ISI as the head of internal safety and is thought to be a close confidant of Military Chief Gen Qamar Bajwa.
Gen Faiz is from the Military’s Baloch Routine. His visit had come with a very critical time when both outside as well as interior safety and security obstacles appeared to be growing.
His name first captured limelight over his role in finishing the Faizabad dharna by the now-banned Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) in November 2017 via a contract. The team had after that organized the sit-in versus changes to the Elections Act 2017.
Lt Gen Mohammad Amir is presently serving as the adjutant general. He has likewise functioned as the General Police Officer Commanding Lahore.
Lt Gen Asim Munir was functioning as the Corps Commander Gujranwala. He served as the IS director general before Gen Faiz.