Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Bahawalpur on Thursday and witnessed coaching actions of formation at Asrani and Khairpur Tamewali (KPT), the navy mentioned in an announcement.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the mechanised troops demonstrated battle drills concerned within the operational cycle of the formation together with offensive manoeuvres.
The military chief additionally witnessed discipline firing of various weapon programs at KPT ranges. It included built-in firepower show of assorted elements together with Armour, Mechanised Infantry, Artillery, Air Defence, ATGMs duly supported by Pakistan Air Force (PAF) and fight aviation.
Gen Qamar appreciated excessive requirements of coaching and operational preparedness of the formation. Interacting with troops, he emphasised practical coaching consistent with the rising threats and challenges to defeat the nefarious designs of our adversaries.
“The Pakistan Army is prepared to defend territorial integrity and sovereignty of Pakistan against all odds,” the COAS was quoted as saying by the ISPR.
Earlier, on arrival, Gen Qamar was obtained by Corps Commander Bahawalpur Lieutenant General Khalid Zia.