7 Major Generals promoted to Lieutenant Generals, says ISPR


The selection board of Pakistan Army has approved promotion of seven major generals to the rank of lieutenant general.

According to a handout issued by the ISPR the officers recommended for promotion to the rank of lieutenant general held the following ranks:

  1. Major General Nadeem Raza, he is presently Commandant Pakistan Military Acadm

  2. Major General Humayun Aziz, he is presently Director General Welfare and Rehabilitation at General Headquarters

  3. Major General Naeem Ashraf, he is presently posted at National Defence University, Pakistan

  4. Major General Muhammad Afzal, he is presently Director General Frontier Works Organisation

  5. Major General Sher Afgun, he is presently Inspector General Frontier Corps Balochistan

  6. Major General Qazi Ikram, he is presented Director General Personnel Directorate at General Headquarters

  7. Major General Bilal Akbar, he is presently Director General Rangers (Sindh)

The decision comes nearly two weeks after the appointment of Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Jawed Bajwa.