The new Chief of Army Staff General (COAS) Lt. Gen. Asim Munir and the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee Lt. Gen. Sahir Shamshad Mirza held separate meetings with Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and President Arif Alvi.
According to reports PM Shehbaz Sharif congratulated the two officers on their appointment and expressed good wishes to them during the meetings. The officers thanked the Prime Minister.
Earlier Lt. General Asim Munir and Lt. General Sahir Shamshad Mirza also called on President Arif Alvi at the President’s House.
President Arif Alvi signed on the summary for the appointment of Lt. General Asim Munir as Army Chief and Lt. General Sahir Shamshad as Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee. The summary was sent to the President by PM Shehbaz Sharif.