Gen Bajwa meets Lt Nasir Hussain Khalid Shaheed’s household, pays tribute to martyred officer

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Gen Bajwa meets Lt Nasir Hussain Khalid Shaheed’s household in Rawalpindi. Photo: ISPR Twitter screengrab

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa met the household of martyred military officer Lt Nasir Hussain Khalid on Tuesday, paying tribute to the courageous military officer for laying down his life for the motherland.

According to an announcement by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Gen Bajwa “acknowledged resolve of the shaheed’s family and paid tribute to the brave officer” in the course of the assembly.

“General Qamar Javed Bajwa, #COAS, visited family of Lieutenant Nasir Hussain Khalid Slehria Shaheed, at Rawalpindi today. COAS prayed for the departed soul and offered Fateha. COAS acknowledged resolve of shaheed’s family and paid tribute to the brave officer for laying [his] life in the line of duty defending the motherland,” tweeted the ISPR.

“No threat can deter resolve of a Nation which is united, resilient and honours its heroes”.

Lt Nasir was martyred earlier this month throughout an IED explosion in North Waziristan. He was laid to relaxation on the Okay.H. Khurshid Football Stadium.

His funeral prayers had been attended by a lot of people who additionally included AJK President Sardar Masood Khan and Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider.