RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Siachin. Laid wreath at Yadgar -e – Shuhada of Gyari. He said we owe our independence to sacrifices of our Shuhada. Nothing is nobler than laying one’s life in defence of the motherland. While talking to troops at Goma and Gilgit,
Chief of Army Staff said that we all are proud to be soldiers of Pakistan and defending it irrespective of terrain or weather difficulties. He said that despite facing internal security challenges, we are fully prepared for effective response to perpetual threat from the East.
Later, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) interacted with notables of Gilgit Baltistan. Chief of Army Staff assured them that Army is extending full support to all initiatives aimed at ensuring the rights of Gilgit Baltistan as part of the federation. Earlier, on arrival at Skardu, Chief of Army Staff was received by Commander Rawalpindi Corps Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza.