Lt. Gen. Asim Munir has been named the new Army Chief of Pakistan.
Asif said, “All matters have been settled according to the constitution of Pakistan and hope that the president will not create any controversy.”
The minister added that he expected President Alvi to approve the Prime Minister’s advice.
He hoped that these appointments would not be seen as political.
The minister refused to comment on PTI Chairman Imran Khan’s consultation with President Alvi on the matter.
He said that Pakistan Air Force, Navy and Army should not be made controversial.
Asif said that a detailed press release will be issued regarding the development.