PM Nawaz meets outgoing ISI chief

ISLAMABAD: Outgoing Director General of the Inter-Services Intelligence (DG ISI) Lt Gen Zaheerul Islam met with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday at the Prime Minister House.

The farewell meeting took place in Islamabad during which professional issues were discussed. The PM also praised DG ISI Zaheer’s professional efforts and services pertaining to national security.

The outgoing ISI chief will retire from his post on November 7 after which Lt Gen Rizwan Akhtar, who was named as the new ISI Director General, will take charge of the position.