Lt Gen Nadeem Anjum notified as new DG ISI

By: News Desk      Published: 06:11 PM, 26 Oct, 2021
Lt Gen Nadeem Anjum
Lt Gen Nadeem Anjum - File Photo

The notification for the appointment of Lt General Nadeem Anjum as new director general (DG) of the ISI was issued on Tuesday following Prime Minister Imran Khan approved the summary sent to him for the purpose, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

Lt Gen Nadeem Ahmed Anjum previously had served as Karachi Corps Commander and Frontier Constabulary Inspector General (IG FC) and Commandant and Command & Staff College Quetta and Brigade Commander Hangu Kurram Agency.

He belonged to the Punjab Regiment.

New ISI boss attended Royal College of Defence Studies UK and Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies Honolulu.

The Pakistan Army had announced the appointment of ISI chief Lt Gen Faiz Hameed as Peshawar corps commander, while that of Lt Gen Nadeem Ahmed Anjum as the new DG ISI.

But the Prime Minister’s Office had since not issued an official notification for Lt Gen Anjum's appointment.

Reporter: Awais Kiyani