Major General Nigar Johar has been promoted as Lieutenant General
Major General Nigar Johar has been promoted as Lieutenant General by Pakistan Army. She is the first female officer promoted to this rank ISPR announced.
Lieutenant General Nigar Johar is rooted from Panjpeer, District Swabi, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P-K). Lieutenant General Nigar Johar is now the first female Surgeon General of Pakistan Army.
In 2017, she become the third woman officer of the Army to reach the major general rank. General Nigar Johar was among those 25 brigadiers who were promoted to major general rank.
She is the proud daughter of Col Qadir. He served in the ISI. She is also the niece of retired Maj Mohammad Aamir. A retired Pakistan Army officer Maj Mohammad Aamir, he has also served in the ISI.