COAS lauds troops’ combat readiness during LoC visit Says continuous vigil vital for ensuring security


Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited forward areas along the Line of Control on Thursday and was briefed on the ground situation along the de facto border and operational preparedness of the formation, the military’s media wing said.

The Inter-Services Public Relations said in a statement that Gen Qamar interacted with the troops deployed along LoC in Kot Kotera Sector.

“[The] COAS appreciated their combat readiness and high state of morale,” the ISPR quoted the army chief as saying.

“Continuous vigil and readiness to counter all threats and contingencies is vital for ensuring security along the LoC,” he added. Earlier, on arrival at the LoC, he was received by Corps Commander Lt-Gen Sahir Shamshad Mirza.


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