SRINAGAR: Former military secretary Lt General Syed Atta Hasnain has been appointed as the chancellor of the Central University of Kashmir.
“The President of India in his capacity as the Visitor of the Central University of Kashmir is pleased to appoint Lt Gen Syed Ata Hasnain, former Military Secretary, Indian Army, as the chancellor of the university, for a term of five years,” a statement issued by the CUK here said.
The notification was issued by the registrar of the university.
Hasnain has earlier served in Kashmir of Corps Commander of the Srinagar-based Chinar Corps.
He retired as military secretary in June 2013.