Islamabad: Career Pakistani diplomat Syed Ibne Abbas has been appointed the new High Commissioner to India, while Foreign Secretary Jalil Abbas Jilani has been appointed ambassador to the US.
Abdul Basit will be the new Pakistani Foreign Secretary.
Syed Ibne Abbas will replace Salman Bashir.
Abbas has served as Counsellor (political) at the High Commission in Delhi, and also served as Director of the Kashmir Affairs at the Pakistan Foreign Office.
He was also Director General of the South Asia division.