The Pakistan Army on Monday announced new appointments for general staff officers.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Lieutenant General Aamer Riaz was appointed as the president of the National Defence University (NDU), while Lieutenant General Majid Ehsan was appointed as corps commander Lahore.
Lt Gen Nadeem Raza, who previously served as Commander 10 Corps, was promoted to Chief of General Staff (CGS). Headquartered in Rawalpindi, the X Corps is primarily responsible for defending the Line of Control (LoC).
Lt Gen Shahid Baig Mirza has been transferred as the new IG C&IT. Lt Gen Humayun Aziz has taken command of V Corps.
Chairman Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) Lt Gen Mohammad Naeem Ashraf has been appointed Commander II Corps. Lt Gen Bilal Akbar, replaced by Lt Gen Raza, formerly served as CGS and assumed command of X Corps and Lt Gen Abdullah Dogar has been appointed as the new chairman of HIT.