RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday lauded the contribution of the Frontier Corps to bring stability in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) including the erstwhile Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
The military’s media wing quoted the COAS Bajwa as saying that “it is because of efforts of the security forces that now the socio-economic development phase is in motion to carry forward gains of kinetic operations towards enduring peace and stability”.
According to ISPR press release, the army chief made these remarks during an official visit of FC Headquarters.
General Bajwa also laid a floral wreath on the Martyrs Monument on the occasion and paid tribute to the martyrs and their families who made great sacrifices for the sake of the country, the press release added.
COAS also visited the FC museum and the fort gallery which has been opened for the public. He was accompanied by the commander of Peshawar Corps during the visit.