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Govt Appoints Lt Gen Muhammad Munir Afsar as NADRA Chairman

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Govt Appoints Lt Gen Muhammad Munir Afsar as NADRA Chairman

Lieutenant General Muhammad Munir Afsar has been designated as the Chairman of the National Database & Registration Authority (NADRA) by the federal government.

The approval for his appointment was granted during a federal cabinet meeting, which was presided over by Caretaker Prime Minister Anwaar-ul-Haq Kakar on Monday.

During the meeting, it was conveyed to the cabinet that the selection committee had shortlisted the top three candidates for the position.

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Following a thorough evaluation, the cabinet endorsed the appointment of Lieutenant General Muhammad Munir Afsar as the new NADRA Chairman. Subsequently, the Ministry of Interior issued an official notification regarding his appointment.

It is noteworthy to mention that Lieutenant General Muhammad Munir Afsar was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant General in October of the preceding year.

Tariq Malik, the former NADRA Chairman, had resigned from his position in June, citing a “charged and polarized political environment.”