RAWALPINDI: Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa spent Eid with troops stationed near Pakistan-Afghanistan international border in Kurram District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
While interacting with troops and sharing EidAlAdha greetings, the Army Chief appreciated their high morale and unflinching resolve to defend the motherland. He expressed complete satisfaction over operational preparedness of the formation and effective measures in place for border security.
The Army Chief lauded the formation for expeditious fencing in area of responsibility along Pak-Afghan international Border & reiterated Pak Army’s firm resolve to ensure security along our borders in the face of evolving challenges.
He also praised the formation for rendering continuous assistance to civil administration in execution of ongoing projects for socio-economic uplift of area including development of communication infrastructure, schools, hospitals & other efforts for rehabilitation.
“We are ever ready to defend Pakistan against all the threats and at all costs”, he remarked. Earlier on arrival, the COAS was received by Lieutenant General Nauman Mahmood; Commander Peshawar Corps.