Lieutenant General Nadeem Ahmad Anjum Appointed as DG ISI in place of Faiz Hameed.
As per unofficial reports, Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed has been posted as the Corps Commander XI also known as Corps Peshawar.
He was earlier Director General of the Inter Services Intelligence (DG ISI).
The reports further claimed that Lieutenant General Nadeem Ahmad Anjum has been posted as Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) Spy Master in place of Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed.
Lt Gen. Faiz Hameed was appointed as DG ISI in 2019 and served as 24th Spy Master of Inter Services Intelligence.
As per details Ex DG ISI Currently posted Corps Commander XI Corps Peshawar is expected to be the Next Chief of Army staff (COAS) after General Qamar Javed Bajwa’s retirement in November, 2022.
According to the Pakistan Army tradition, a three-star general has to command a corp to become the future Army Chief.
According to Seniority and merit the PM will have to select an Army Chief amongst:
Lt Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza
Lt Gen Azhar Abbas
Lt Gen Nauman Mehmood
Lt Gen Faiz Hameed
Therefore, Faiz Hameed is also prepared and to be the tough contender for next Army Chief.
However, No official confirmation yet from DG Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).