Islamabad (Staff Report): Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday met interim Prime Minister Nasirul Mulk at his office.

According to a statement issued by the PM Office, Gen Bajwa congratulated PM Mulk on assuming the office of prime minister.

The army chief and the caretaker prime minister also discussed "matters pertaining to Pakistan Army" during their meeting, read the statement.

Former chief justice of Pakistan Mulk took oath as Pakistan's seventh caretaker prime minister last week, one day after the National Assembly was formally dissolved in the lead up to the elections.