Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa was all praise for the officers and men of Peshawar Corps, Law Enforcement Agencies (LEAs), including FC and police, for bringing stability to the tribal districts.
Gen Bajwa who visited the Corps Headquarters Peshawar on Friday, was given detailed update on security situation, border management, including fencing, capacity enhancement of FC and police, in newly merged districts as a result of transition to stability.
Hailing sacrifices of local populace for peace and their earnest support to Armed Forces in war against terrorism, the COAS said that ongoing consolidation efforts would bring enduring peace and stability.
While highlighting the dividends of border control measures, Gen Bajwa said that Pakistan will continue supporting the ongoing intra Afghan dialogue as peace in Afghanistan means peace in Pakistan.
Earlier, on arrival at Peshawar, COAS Gen Bajwa was received by Corps Commander Lt Gen Nauman Mahmood.