Lt Gen (R) Muhammad Ijaz Chaudhry HI(M)


Secretary, Ministry of Defence Production


Lieutenant General (Retd) Muhammad Ijaz Chaudhry, HI (M) joined Pakistan Army in 1978. He is graduate of Command and Staff College Quetta and National Defence University Islamabad.

General has held various command, staff and instructional appointments. He has varied experience of conducting counter terrorism and internal security operations. He conducted “Operation Rahe Nijat” in South Waziristan Agency while commanding Infantry Division. As Director General Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) he initiated internal security operation in Karachi. He has commanded Karachi Corps. He remained on the faculty of Command & Staff College Quetta as Chief Instructor. His last assignment was Inspector General Arms at General Headquarters.

Presently he is serving as Secretary Ministry of Defence Production.