SLAMABAD: Newly-appointed Chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Sahir Shamshad Mirza on Sunday assumed the charge of his office at an impressive ceremony held at Joint Staff Headquarters on Sunday.
According to a statement issued by the ISPR, besides a large number of serving and retired officers from three services, the ceremony was also attended by former Chairmen Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee.
A smartly-turned out Joint Services guard presented the salute as the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee arrived at the venue. General Sahir Shamshad Mirza, Hilal-e-Imtiaz (Military) reviewed the guard of honour and the march past.
Meanwhile, Chinese Embassy released a video congratulating the newly-appointed Chief of Army Staff and Chairman Joint Chief of Staff Committee.
The Chinese Embassy in the video stated that the new Army leadership will play vital role in promoting and propagating bilateral relations and cooperation between the forces of both countries.
“We also appreciate the cooperation of General Qamar Javed Bajwa and General Nadeem Raza in promoting bilateral relations and cooperation between the two forces, stated the Chinese Embassy in the video message.