The most anticipated decision in the current scenario of the country's politics came Thursday, with President Dr Arif Alvi signing the summary sent by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif for the appointment of Lt Gen Asim Munir as Pakistan's next army chief.
The following information on General Asim Munir's Biography, Net Worth, Age, Family, Parents, Siblings, Children, Wife and Nationality is all you need to know.
General Asim Munir Biography
General Asim Munir Ahmed HI is a four-star rank general and Chief of Army Staff as the government announced and currently serving as a Quartermaster general in the Pakistan Army. He commanded the XXX Corps (Pakistan) in Gujranwala from 17 June 2019 to 6 October 2021. He served as the 23rd Director-General of the ISI until he was replaced with Lt. Gen. Faiz Hameed on 16 June 2019. He is also a holder of the Sword of Honour.
General Asim Munir Age
General Asim Munir exact date of birth is currently not available. This post will be updated with the details shortly.
During his posting in Madina as a Lieutenant Colonel, Asim Munir became Hafiz-i-Quran at the age 38. He was birth in Pakistan.
General Asim Munir Parents, Early Life
Munir is the son of a schoolteacher who grew up in the garrison city of Rawalpindi, former military officials say. He received a prestigious award for officers known as the ‘sword of honour' as top of his year at the military academy, an official told Reuters.
General Asim Munir Career
Asim Munir is from the 17th course of the Officers Training School in Mangla. He was commissioned in the 23rd Battalion of the Frontier Force Regiment.He started his military career in 1986. He was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant General in September 2018 and was subsequently appointed as DG ISI. He previously served as Director General of Military Intelligence. He was awarded the Hilal-i-Imtiaz in March 2018. He had earlier served as the commander of the Troops deployed in the Northern Areas of Pakistan. In June 2019, Munir was replaced by Lt. Gen. Faiz Hameed as the new DG ISI. Munir was transferred and appointed as Corps Commander of XXX Corps in Gujranwala.
General Asim Munir Wife, Personal Life
The army chief designate is a keen sportsman, avid reader and traveller. Lt Gen Munir is also a Hafiz e Quran.
Information about General Asim Munir wife is currently not available for public. This post will be updated shortly.
General Asim Munir Net Worth
General Asim Munir is under review.