Ceremony held at tomb of Maj Shabbir in Lahore
LAHORE (92 News) – A ceremony was held at the tomb of martyred Major Shabbir Sharif in Lahore.
A smartly turned contingent of Frontier Corps paid tribute and laid floral wreath at the grave of martyred Major Shabbir Sharif.
Former chief of army staff retired Gen Raheel Sharif along with members of his family visited the grave of Major Shabbir Sharif Shaheed (Nishan-i-Haider) and laid a wreath.
It was on December 6, 1971, that he embraced martyrdom near Sulemanki Headworks when he was assigned the task of capturing the high bund (ground) overlooking the Gurmukh Khera and Beriwala villages in the Sulemanki sector.