PR No.237 Islamabad: March 23, 2017

President Mamnoon Hussain has conferred 46 Military and 50 Civil Awards upon various personalities from different walks of life for their meritorious services in different fields on the occasion of Pakistan Day in a special Investiture Ceremony held at the Aiwan-e-Sadr on Thursday.

The awards in Military categories included Hilal-i-Imtiaz (Military) HI (M) (36) and Sitara-i-Basalat (Military) SBt (10).

The Awards in Civil categories included Hilal-i-Shuja’at (1), Hilal-i-Imtiaz (3),Sitara-i-Pakistan (1), Sitara-i-Shuja’at (1), Sitara-i-Imtiaz (9), President’s Award for Pride of Performance (6), Tamgha-i-Pakistan (1), Tamgha-i-Shuja’at (16), Tamgha-i-Imtiaz (11) and Tamgha-i-Khidmat (1). The recipients of National Awards (Civil) also included 11 foreign nationals from Norway, Turkey, Italy, China, UK, Canada and Sri Lanka.

The investiture ceremony was attended by Ministers, parliamentarians, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee General Zubair Mehmood Hayat, Services Chiefs, diplomats, high civil and military officials, and people belonging to different walks of life. Following are the recipients of Military and Civil awards:





S. No

Rank & Name


Air Marshal Muhammad Iqbal
Lt Gen Asif Mumtaz Sukhera
Air Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan
Air Marshal Arshad Mahmood
Lt Gen Sher Afgun
Lt Gen Qazi Mohammad Ikram Ahmad
Lt Gen Bilal Akbar
Maj Gen Amjed Iqbal
Maj Gen Muhammad Ashfaq
Maj Gen Parvez Ahmed
Maj Gen Jawad Khaliq Ansari
Maj Gen Shahzad Malik
Maj Gen Basit Raza
Rear Admiral Mukhtar Khan
Rear Admiral Muhammad Fayyaz Gilani
Rear Admiral Moazzam Ilyas
Maj Gen Shahzad Naeem Khan Baloch
Maj Gen Syed Shafqat Asghar
Maj Gen Muhammad Humayun Saleem
Maj Gen Amer Aslam Khan
Maj Gen Syed Hasnat Amir Gilani
Maj Gen Ali Farhan
Maj Gen Syed Anis Akbar
Maj Gen Abid Ejaz Kahloon
Maj Gen Azhar Saleh Abbasi
Maj Gen Majid Ehsan
Maj Gen Aamir Abbasi
Maj Gen Syed Qaiser Abbas Shah
Maj Gen Tariq Qaddus
Maj Gen Abdullah Dogar
Maj Gen Hamood Uz Zaman Khan
Maj Gen Zafar Ul Haq
Maj Gen Shahid Mahmood