In an informal talk Lt. General Bajwa had with journalists on Monday, he said negative propaganda against the Army must be avoided.
DG ISPR added that rumors related to Army chief were disappointing.
Lt. General Bajwa further said speculations should not be made over routine army appointments. He said that if any changes are made in the Army the ISPR will notify the media.
“Speculations should not be made over routine army appointments and if any changes were to be made in the army, the ISPR would notify the media,” said Mr. Bajwa.
General Qamar Javed Bajwa took charge as the 16th army chief of the world’s sixth-largest army by troop numbers in a formal colourful handover today.
The succession ceremony where General Raheel Sharif handed over the ceremonial baton to his successor was held at the hockey stadium of General Headquarters (GHQ) in the garrison city.