Web Desk (24 News) — Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, spent a day with troops deployed along Pakstan-Afghan border in Khyber Agency on Monday. COAS appreciated effective border security arrangements which have enhanced control on cross border terrorist movement, reports 24 News HD.
COAS spent day with tps at Tirah Valley. “Our nation sp us due to our innumerable sacrifices for def & security of our motherland” COAS. 1/2 pic.twitter.com/icpWc8FxY5
— Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor (@OfficialDGISPR) May 1, 2017
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Army Chief hailed exceptionally high morale of the troops and their undaunted determination to eliminate terrorism. Talking to soldiers at the occasion, COAS said that our nation supports us due to our innumerable sacrifices we have made for defence and security of our motherland.
Writ of the state has largely been restored and we are progressing towards enduring peace and stability.
He was briefed about operational preparedness and improved border security measures including employment of newly raised FC KP Wings.
MARTYRS OF TIRAH VALLEY — A GLANCE
Earlier, on arrival, COAS was received by Commander Peshawar Corps Lieutenant General Nazir Ahmed Butt and IGFC KPK.