HYDERABAD (ENNS) Major General Javed Dost Chandio has been posted as General Officer Commanding (GoC) Hyderabad.
He hails from remote village Gahi Khan Chandio which is near to village Bhanbhro Khan Chandio, a well known village of Larkana Division in Sindh province.
Gen Chandio has made history as no Sindhi speaking person had been appointed as GoC Hyderabad before.
His father Mr Dost Muhammad Chandio was Colonel in Pak Army.
He has assumed his charge and started duty at Hyderabad.
General Chandio belongs to Frontier Force Regiment.
The Frontier Force Regiment is one of six infantry regiments of the Pakistan Army. They are popularly known as the “Piffers” (a reference to the former PIF or as the “FF”. The regiment takes its name from the historic North-West Frontier was raised in 1843 and third oldest in Pak Army.
Moreover senior journalist Raof Chandio took to social media and welcomed the posting of Major General Javed Dost Chandio as GoC Hyderabad.