Imran Khan responds to new army chief’s selection

02:44 PM | 24 Nov, 2022
Imran Khan responds to new army chief’s selection
Source: Imran Khan (Instagram)
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ISLAMABAD – Ousted Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan said President Arif Alvi would consult him on the appointment of the next Chief of Army Staff.

In a tweet, the PTI chief said he and President Alvi will work according to the constitution.

Meanwhile, President Alvi left for Lahore on board his special plane from Noor Khan Airbase and is expecting to return to the capital tonight.

Earlier, the defiant politician said that President Alvi was in contact with him and would consult him for the key appointment.

Khan responded as Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif appointed Lieutenant General Syed Asim Munir as the next army chief and Lieutenant General Sahir Shamshad Mirza as the new chairman joint chiefs of staff committee (CJCSC), ending days of speculations.

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