Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited troops deployed along Line of Control in Nikial Sector. COAS was briefed on situation by local commander. He appreciated high state of operational readiness, effective response to Indian Cease Fire Violations and high morale of troops.
COAS also visited parents of shaheed Lieutenant Khawar at his home who embraced shahadat during an operation at Bannu. He hailed supreme sacrifice of the officer and his family for the motherland. Commander Rawalpindi Corps Lieutenant General Nadeem Raza accompanied COAS.