Pakistan’s new army chief announced, General Asim Munir will take command

Pakistan has now got a new army chief. General Asim Munir will be the new army chief of Pakistan. PM Shahbaz Sharif has announced his name. Many big names were involved in the race for the new army chief of Pakistan. After that, now the command of this responsibility has been handed over to General Munir. General Munir is considered to be the notorious name of the intelligence agency ISI. Munir will replace General Bajwa.

Who is General Asim Munir?

General Asim Munir is the most senior officer of the Pakistan Army. Lieutenant General Asim Munir is the senior most officer at the time of retirement of Pakistan Army Chief Bajwa. Recommendations for both the top posts in the Army were to be sent before November so it is up to Bajwa whether he will include Gen Munir’s name in those names or not… Munir was DG Military Intelligence in 2017. He has been the ISI chief for 8 months in the year 2018. During this, many such things came to the fore due to which he was considered as a notorious officer of ISI.