Corps Commanders’ Conference discusses geostrategic, national security issues
RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa presided over the 234th Corps Commanders’ Conference held at GHQ on Tuesday.
According to a press release issued by the ISPR, geostrategic and national security issues were discussed during the conference.
The forum reviewed situation at Line of Control (LoC), Pak-Afghan border and internal security environment. It appreciated the progress of Afghan reconciliation process and hoped for early commencement of intra-Afghan dialogue.
The COAS expressed his satisfaction over operational preparedness of formations and appreciated efforts in aid of civil administration to contain COVID-19 pandemic and locust threat. He directed commanders to ensure necessary measures for public safety and security during upcoming Muharram in collaboration with the civil administration, with due cognizance to COVID-19 guidelines and protocols.
The COAS also lauded timely and effective response of troops to recent floods in Balochistan and Sindh, especially the mitigation efforts against urban flooding in Karachi.
He emphasized to exercise vigilance and take proactive measures in the wake of ongoing flood situation.