A. Lt. Gen. Asif Ghafoor
B. Lt. Gen. Nadeem Anjum
C. Lt. Gen. Faiz Hameed
D. None of these
Submitted by: Farjan Ahmed Soomro
The army’s media wing ISPR on Wednesday 6th October 2021 announced that Lt Gen Nadeem Anjum has been appointed the new (DG ISI) director general of the Inter-Services Intelligence. Chief of Army Staff appointed Lt. General Nadeem Anjum as DG ISI.
General Nadeem Anjum has replaced Lt-Gen Hameed, who has now been posted as the Corps Commander Peshawar, according to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).
Lt Gen Anjum was previously the commander of Karachi Corps. He was promoted to the rank of lieutenant general in September 2019.
Hailing from the Pakistan Military Academy’s 78th Long Course and the Punjab Regiment, Lt Gen Anjum has also served as the commandant of the Command and Staff College, Quetta.
The new DG ISI has also previously remained the inspector general of the Balochistan Frontier Corps (North) and commanded a brigade in Kurram Agency, Hangu.
A graduate of UK’s Royal College of Defence Studies, Lt Gen Anjum also holds a degree from the Asia-Pacific Centre for Security Studies, Honolulu.
Lt Gen Anjum is a native of Mohra Sheikhan, Kontrilla, in Rawalpindi district’s Gujar Khan.