ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Raja Ashraf has approved promotions of 19 brigadiers to major generals rank, a private channel reported. According to PM House, the PM has signed a summary, sent by the Defense Ministry, for approval of 19 brigadiers promotion. Earlier on July 13, the Army Promotion Board led by COAS General Kayani proposed promotions of 19 brigadiers and those have been approved by PM Parvaiz Ashraf. Among the promoted brigadiers are included Brig UF Barki, Shafiq, Mussarat Nawaz, Naseer Ali, M Arshad, Samrez Salik, Akhtar Jamal, Sanaullah, Hafiz Masroor, Nasir Shah, Irshad Mehmood, Tariq Halim Soori, UM Hayat, Rehan Abdul Baqi, Khalid Mehmood, Asif Mumtaz, Maqbool Ahmad, M Ayub and Imran Majeed.