PM Nawaz finalises name of next Army chief

01:21 AM | 7 Oct, 2016
PM Nawaz finalises name of next Army chief
LAHORE (Web Desk) – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has finalised the name of a high ranked army officer to succeed Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif, claims renowned investigative journalist Kamran Khan in his programme “Dunya Kamran Khan Kay Sath”.

He revealed that out of the names that were under consideration for the post, the premier has locked down one. A formal announcement was likely to be made by the government within two to three weeks, the journalist added.

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