The Petarian Mag - Promotion


Shahid Iqbal of Jinnah House - Promoted Rear Admiral



Commodore Shahid Iqbal, Director General Naval Intelligence as per government notification has been promoted to the rank of Rear Admiral with effect from 15 October 2005 and has been reappointed.


Rear Admiral Shahid tqbal was commissioned in Operations branch of Pakistan Navy in 1974. He is Principal Warfare Officer by specialization and has attended PWO course in UK. Admiral is a graduate of Turkish Staff College and did War Course from National Defence College, Islamabad.


He has held various Field, Command and Staff appointments notable being command of a Missile Boat, a Guided Missile Destroyer and Chief Staff Officer to Commander Pakistan Fleet.


At Naval Headquarters his Staff appointments include Director Naval Operations and Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (Operations). He has also served as directing staff at PN War College and N DC (War Wing).

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