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Abdul Basit set to be new Pakistan Foreign Secretary: report

In a latest development, Pakistan's High Commissioner in India, Abdul Basit will replace Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhary as the new Foreign Secretary. The decision comes as Chaudhary has been named Pakistan’s envoy in the United States,

India TV News Desk India TV News Desk Islamabad Updated on: February 04, 2017 14:25 IST
Abdul Basit to replace Aizaz Ahmad as Pakistan Foreign
Abdul Basit to replace Aizaz Ahmad as Pakistan Foreign Secretary

In a latest development, Pakistan's High Commissioner in India, Abdul Basit will replace Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhary as the new Foreign Secretary.

The decision comes as Chaudhary has been named Pakistan’s envoy in the United States, as per GeoTV.

 

An official announcement regarding the same is due for next week.

Basit was earlier chosen for the role few years back but some technical reasons came in way. He was later appointed as High Commissioner in New Delhi.

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