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The declaration of promotion and appointment of Lieutenant General Syed Asim Munir and Lieutenant General Sahir Shamshad Mirza to the post of General has been issued from the Presidency.
According to the announcement from the President’s House, the President has immediately promoted Lieutenant General Syed Asim Munir to the rank of General and appointed him as Chief of Staff.
According to the announcement, the appointment of General Syed Asim Munir as Chief of Army Staff will be effective from November 29, 2022.
According to the ongoing announcement, the president also signed the summary of the appointment of the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee.
The President approved the promotion of Lieutenant General Sahir Shamshad Mirza to the rank of General and his appointment as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee. The appointment of General Sahir Shamshad Mirza as Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee will take effect on 27 November 2022.
Both promotions and appointments are made by the President under Article 243 (4) A and B of the Constitution.