Imran Khan congrats new CJCSC Gen Sahir, COAS Gen Asim on assuming charge

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf Chairman and former prime minister Imran Khan on Wednesday congratulated to General Sahir Shamshad Mirza as new Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (JCSC) and General Syed Asim Munir as new Chief of Army Staff COAS.

He said, “We hope new military leadership will work to end prevailing trust deficit that has built up in last 8 months between the nation and the State,” he said to newly appointed CJCSC and COAS.

Imran Khan said that strength of the State is derived from its people.

He also quoted a quite of Founder of Pakistan Quaid e Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah to Armed Forces: “Do not forget that the armed forces are the servants of the people and you do not make national policy; it is we, the civilians, who decide these issues and it is your duty to carry out these tasks with which you are entrusted.”