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December 10, 2019
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Who will be successor of General Raheel Sharif?

ISLAMABAD: Though rising popularity graph of Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif makes it unlikely to be not given extension as he is the most adored personality of the country.

For the sake of argument, if General Raheel Sharif, who is due to retire from his post on November 29 2016, does not take extension, then who will be the next COAS?

Media reports suggest that four most senior Generals are to retire next month including Lieutenant General Nasir Janjoa, Syed Tariq, Mohammad Ayaz, and General Naved Zaman.

In this scenario, Officers in the back of the list will come up on the basis of seniority, on the top of the list is General Maqsood Ahmed’s name.