30 June 2020


VC Congratulated Lieutenant General Nigar Johar on her achievement

Nigar_Johar_achievement Vice Chancellor Women University, Swabi Professor Dr Shahana Urooj Kazmi has congratulated Lieutenant General Nigar Johar on become the first woman officer in the history of Pakistan Army to reach 3-star rank.

In her statement, Vice Chancellor said that Nigar Johar appointment as Lieutenant General is great victory and will play a good contribution in women empowerment. She said that it is pride for this soil and especially for Swabi that Lieutenant General Nigar Johar became 1st female officer to be a 3-star General.

She further went to say that district Swabi has produced many noticeable male generals in history but it is the first time that a woman has reached the status of such highly ranked army officer.

Shahana Urooj Kazmi also congratulated her whole family which is renown in swabi for their good deeds. The Lieutenant general belongs to the Panjpir village in Swabi district. She is the daughter of Col Qadir, who served in the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and is the niece of retired Maj Mohammad Aamir, a former Pakistan Army officer who served in the ISI as well. She said that we will invite Lieutenant General Nigar Johar to University once situation became normal from Pandemic corona.