Islamabad—Minister for Interior and Narcotics Control Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan here Thursday presented a commendation certificate and a cheque of Rs 300,000 to a personnel of Frontier Corps for countering a terrorist who fired on police at a check post in I-9 sector.
The personnel will also receive an amount of Rs 500,000 announced by the government for injured officials.
The FC soldier bravely pursued the terrorist and saved the post from further damage.
The minister said the nation was proud of its courageous soldiers and jawans who without caring for their lives faced terrorists with determination.
The government would continue supporting its security personnel who showed exemplary performance, he added.