Nigar Johar becomes first female Lt Gen of Pakistan Army

Arhama AltafWeb Editor

30th Jun, 2020. 05:02 pm
Major General Nigar Johar

Major General Nigar Johar Khan is the Pakistan Army’s first female lieutenant general.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), she has also been appointed as the first female surgeon general of the army.

Following it, several politicians such as Senator Faisal Javed Khan congratulated her and called her the pride of Pakistan.

In 2017, Major General Khan became the third woman in the country’s history to hold the rank of a major general in the Pakistan Army.

Moreover, she hails from the Panjpir village of the Swabi district and completed her schooling from Rawalpindi. Major General Nigar Khan graduated from the Army Medical College.

Adsense 300 x 250