Maj-Gen Naushad Kayani expires
RAWALPINDI – Major General Naushad Ahmed Kayani died of protracted illness here at a military hospital on Sunday.
He was suffering from acute leukaemia (blood cancer) and had recently gone abroad for medical check-up and returned to Pakistan. Maj-Gen Naushad was former director general Military Intelligence (MI). He was from Punjab Regiment of the military’s fighting arm Infantry. He was promoted to the rank of three-star general in 2010.
As DG MI, Maj-Gen Naushad Kayani played significant role in military’s drive against terrorism and anti-state elements. He was one of the highly respected and professional officers of Pakistan Army.
The general breathed his last at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Rawalpindi.