RAWALPINDI: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa emphasised Tuesday that the Pakistan army should maintain “high standards of operational preparedness” along the Line of Control (LoC) and Pak-Afghan border, keeping in mind the “evolving geo-strategic milieu”.
The remarks from the army chief came during the two-day 78th Formation Commanders’ Conference that was held at the GHQ. The meeting, which was chaired by General Bajwa, included corps commanders, principal staff officers and all formation commanders.
As per the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), participants evaluated the current “geo-strategic environment, challenges to national security” and Pakistan’s”. They also held detailed discussions on multiple “professional matters”.
“Forum was also briefed on the cutting edge technologies being harnessed to modernise Army’s outfits besides up-gradation of logistics infrastructure corresponding to emerging operational imperatives,” said the military’s media wing.