RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qammar Javed Bajwa on Thursday visited strike corps during its winter collective training near Bahawalpur, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
According to a statement by the military’s press wing, the army chief witnessed training exercise for conduct of trans-frontier operations. Fighter aircraft of the Pakistan Air Force and and contingent of Royal Saudi Land Forces also participated in exercise.
COAS General Bajwa also appreciated high standards of training displayed by all participants including the PAF. He hailed the participation and display of high standard of training by the RSLF contingent.
“Strike Corps have decisive role during war. Such exercises enhance confidence for exploiting their optimal combat potential.
“Pakistan Army from soldiers to generals is a well-trained & battle hardened cohesive force ready to take on any challenge confronting defence and security of Pakistan.” the army chief was quoted as saying.
Senior Corps Commanders, Inspector General Training and Evaluation, Commander Army Air Defence Command, senior officers of Pakistan Air Force, and Deputy Commander Royal Saudi Land Forces (RSLF) Major General Ahmed Bin Abdullah Al Moqrin was also present on the occassion.