ISLAMABAD - Outgoing Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria on Friday introduced Dr Muhammad Faisal – the incumbent Director General South Asia – as his successor.

Zakaria has been appointed as the High Commissioner to Malaysia and will take up the new assignment soon.

“Dr Faisal has been nominated as spokesperson of the Foreign Office. He will be at this podium during the next briefing when I’ll formally say ‘see you again’,” Zakaria said at a weekly news briefing here. Journalists appreciated Zakaria for his dedication and welcomed the new spokesperson.