Lt. General Qamar Javed Bajwa has been appointed as the Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan. He will replace General Raheel Sharif.
General Raheel Sharif will retire on 29th November this year and the new COAS will be taking he charge of COAS.
He has served as chief of the army’s training and evaluation branch as did the General Raheel. He has also commanded the Army’s 10th Corps whose primary responsibility is to defend the country on front line at LoC and Working Boundary with India.
Lt. General Bajwa joined Pakistan Army in 62nd PMA Long Course.