Admiral Amjad Khan Niazi appointed as new Chief of Pakistan Navy

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Admiral Amjad Khan Niazi appointed as new Chief of Pakistan Navy

ISLAMABAD (INP): Vice Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi has been appointed as Chief of the Naval Staff and promoted to the rank of admiral on Wednesday.

President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi has appointed Vice Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi as Chief of the Naval Staff and promoted him to the rank of Admiral. His promotion to the rank of Admiral will be effective from the date of assuming Command of Pakistan Navy.

Vice Admiral Amjad Khan Niazi will succeed Admiral Zafar Mahmood who will relinquish the Command of Pakistan Navy on October 7. The Change of Command ceremony will be held at PNS ZAFAR, Islamabad.

During his illustrious career, Vice Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi has served on various Command and Staff appointments. His Command appointments include command of two Type-21 ships PNS BADR and PNS TARIQ, Comm-ander 18th Destroyer Squa-dron, Commandant PNS BAHADUR and Comm-andant Pakistan Navy War College.