General Public is requested to report any suspicious activity in Punjab, Balochistan and Sind regarding terrorists at universal no 1135 and for KPK at 1125. These numbers can be dialed directly without any code from mobile or PTCL No. COAS arrived Brazil Army HQ. Was presented Guard of honor, and 19 guns salute. Met with Army Comd. Matters of mutual professional interest & mil to mil relations were discussed. COAS met Chief of joint staff Brazil Armed Forces, Gen Jose Carlos De Nardi. Regional security, emerging challenges. trg exchanges discussed. Pak Army's professionalism & operational achievements specially in ongoing ctr terrorism ops were hailed. (@AsimBajwaISPR)

Press Release
Rawalpindi - April 25, 2012: 

Pakistan today successfully conducted the launch of the intermediate Range Ballistic Missile Hatf IV Shaheen-1A Weapon System. The missile is an improved version of Shaheen-1 with improvements in range and technical parameters. It is capable of carrying nuclear and conventional warheads.
Today’s launch, whose impact point was at sea, was witnessed by Director General Strategic Plans Division Lieutenant General Khalid Ahmed Kidwai (R), Chairman NESCOM  Mr Muhammad Irfan Burney, Commander Army Strategic Force Command Lieutenant General Tariq Nadeem Gilani and other senior military officers, scientists and engineers.
DG SPD Lieutenant General Khalid Ahmed Kidwai (R) congratulated all scientists and engineers on the successful launch, and the accuracy of the missile in reaching the target. He said that the improved version of Shaheen 1A will further consolidate and strengthen Pakistan’s deterrence abilities. He appreciated the efforts of all personnel for their dedication and professionalism.


Successful conduct of the launch of the intermediate Range Ballistic Missile Hatf IV Shaheen-1A Weapon System today. (25-04-2012) – Photo ISPR


Press Release
Rawalpindi - April 25, 2012: 

Update Avalanche Clearance at Gayari Sector Siachen

Search and rescue operation at Gayari Sector is being carried out round the clock. Plant equipment is suffering breakdown due to extremely weather conditions.
Work on all indentified sites is in progress.
Ground penetrating Rader Team took readings at 24 different points and indentified four of these for further probe. Army Survey Group of Engineers team has completed the topo survey of the avalanche including water channel.



A view of ongoing Rescue Work by Pak Army at Gayari Sector Siachen. (25-04-2012) – Photo ISPR

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