Some Lesser Known Facts About Qamar Javed Bajwa
- Did Qamar Javed Bajwa smoke?: Not Known
- Did Qamar Javed Bajwa drink alcohol?: Not Known
- He was born to a Pakistani Army Officer Col Muhammad Iqbal Bajwa in Ghakhar Mandi, Punjab, Pakistan.
- His mother died in September 2013.
- His father-in-law was also in Pakistan Army and retired as a Major General.
- On 24 October 1980, he was commissioned in 16 Baloch Regiment and was commissioned in Sind Regiment in 1982.
- In 2007, he commanded a United Nations Peace Keeping Mission in Congo as a brigade commander under former Chief of Army Staff (Indian Army) Bikram Singh. General Singh termed Bajwa’s performance there as “professional & Outstanding”.
- He was awarded Hilal-i-Imtiaz (military) in August 2011.