Rawalpindi: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa conferred military awards to Army personnel for their acts of gallantry during operations and meritorious services rendered to the nation.
The Investiture ceremony was attended by the families of martyrs from the armed forces. A large number of senior Army officers were also present at the ceremony.
In the ceremony, 48 officers were awarded Sitara-i-Imtiaz (Military), 7 officers, 3 Junior Commissioned Officers (JCOs), and 30 Soldiers were awarded Tamgha-i-Basalat.
The family members of the martyrs received the medals.
Speaking at the ceremony, COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa said that the reason for Pakistan’s success in the war against terror was due to the valour and sacrifices of Pakistani mothers and sisters who rendered their loved ones for the protection of the motherland.