General Public is requested to report any suspicious activity in Punjab, Balochistan and Sind regarding terrorists at universal no 1135 and for KPK at 1125. These numbers can be dialed directly without any code from mobile or PTCL No. COAS in CENTCOM Asia Security Conf. Regional Peace and security discussed. Perpetual instability in Afgn had telling effects on the region. Despite hurdles,peace and recon of vital importance for Larger settlement in Afgn. COAS Stressed on all stake holders to revive recon. Highlighted instability within and without has deeply affected socio-eco climate in Pak. With current approaches to restore stability within, has opened up Eco opportunities for Pak and the region. Practical steps required to manage Pak-Afgn borders for gainful conclusion of Operation Zarb-e-Azb. A peaceful Afgn can open regional connectivity. CPEC benefits can be shared. Essential 4 socio-Eco dev of Pak to address menace of extremism. (@AsimBajwaISPR)
Director General ISPR
Lieutenant General Asim Saleem Bajwa HI (M)
Major General Asim Saleem Bajwa

Lieutenant General Asim Saleem Bajwa HI (M) was commissioned in the 34 Punjab Regiment from the Pakistan Military Academy, Kakul, in March 1984. He is a graduate of the Command & Staff College Quetta, National Defence University Islamabad and Staff College Camberley, UK. He holds Masters degree in Defence Studies from Kings College London (UK), and in War Studies from the NDU, Islamabad. During his military service, he has held various command staff and instructional appointments, which include command of an Anti-Tank Battalion, an Infantry Brigade Group and a strike Infantry Division. He has been Brigade Major of an Infantry Brigade and Chief of Staff of a strike Corps. He has also been on the faculty of PMA Kakul & Command and Staff College Quetta, and has served as Deputy Military Secretary to President of Pakistan. He was promoted Major General in December 2010. He is recipient of Tamgha-i-Basalat and Hilal-i-Imtiaz (Military).

An avid reader and a keen golfer, is married and has three children.

He took over as DG ISPR on June 4, 2012.

Follow DG @AsimBajwaISPR on Twitter



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