In Thar coaching go to, COAS stresses operation preparedness for peace


Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday pressured vigorous coaching and the very best customary of preparedness as in peacetime they have been a assure to peace.

The military chief’s feedback got here throughout his go to to the Thar Desert, near Chhor, the place troops are collaborating in a coaching train referred to as “Jidar-ul-Hadeed”, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) mentioned.

The military chief witnessed the continuing coaching workouts the place the operational functionality of discipline formations working within the desert was being examined in a near-battlefield atmosphere.

The train includes built-in manoeuvres of infantry and mechanised forces in a defensive function, the army’s media wing mentioned.

COAS Bajwa was given an in depth briefing by the train commander on the goals and targets of the train and drills being practised to make sure full dominance within the battlefield, it mentioned.

The troops are present process this train underneath “strenuous field conditions” for over two weeks, which can conclude on February 28.

“While lauding the standard of training of participating troops, COAS expressed his complete satisfaction over operational preparedness and combat readiness of the formation,” it added.