RAWALPINDI – Major General Azhar Saleh Abbasi has been promoted to the Rank of Lieutenant General, Pakistan Army’s public affairs department said on Saturday.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Lieutenant General Omar Mahmood Hayat has been posted as Chairman National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA).

Lieutenant General Umar Farooq Durrani has been posted as chairman Pakistan Ordnance Factories (POF).

Newly promoted Lt Gen Azhar Saleh Abbasi has been posted as Commander 1 Corps, also known as I Strike Corps, of the Pakistan Army headquartered in Mangla.