CJCSC General Sahir Shamshad Mirza calls on PM Shehbaz 

CJCSC General Sahir Shamshad Mirza calls on PM Shehbaz 

Islamabad (Web Desk): Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Sahir Shamshad Mirza called on Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday.

According to details, the prime minister congratulated General Sahir Shamshad Mirza on assuming the responsibilities of the CJCSC.

During the meeting, they discussed the professional matters pertaining to Pakistan's armed forces.

Speaking on the occasion, PM Shehbaz said army is a valuable asset of the nation.

He said defense of the country will be stronger with the leadership of two most capable officers.

Earlier on Wednesday, CJCSC General Sahir Shamshad Mirza and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Asim Munir also separately called on President Dr Arif Alvi at the Aiwan-e-Sadr in Islamabad.

During the meetings, views were exchanged on matters pertaining to defence and mutual interest.

General Sahir Shamshad Mirza also assumed the charge of his office as the CJCSC at the Joint Staff Headquarters in Rawalpindi earlier this week.

Meanwhile, General Asim Munir took charge as Pakistan's 17th army chief at a ceremony held at the General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi on Tuesday.