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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. A contingent of Russian ground forces arrived Pak for 1st ever Pak- Russian joint exercise (2 weeks) from 24 Sep to 10 Oct 2016. 9 days Pak-US Joint Exercise “ Inspired Gambit” concluded at South Carolina USA. SSG & Aviation troops participated. Exercise was aimed to gain from each other experience in the domain of counter terrorism & counter IED operations. (@AsimBajwaISPR)

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Rawalpindi - September 30, 2016: 

Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif  visited  a newly developed Combat Reaction Training facility in the close vicinity of Lahore Garrison. He was given a detailed briefing on the purpose built environment / obstacles meant to impart module based all arms training to mechanized troops. While talking to troops, he exhorted all commanders to lay more emphasis on combat readiness emphasising that training in peace time is the only guarantor of averting and winning war if imposed. While expressing his complete satisfaction over operational preparedness of the Army, COAS said that highest state of vigil is being maintained along LoC/WB and all along international border.  Any misadventure by our adversary will meet the most befitting response from Pakistan. He said Pakistan cant be coerced through any amount of malicious propaganda.

Earlier, the Chief of Army Staff also  inaugurated  Newly established Junior Campus of Garrison Academy , Lahore and attended their first school assembly. It was a special moment as COAS visited the premises of the School where he was a student 44 years ago (March 1967 – 1972). A large number of students, faculty members and Lahore Garrison Education System Staff were present on the occasion.

He was accompanied by Commander Lahore Corps Lieutenant General Sadiq Ali.

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COAS during his visit to Junior Campus of Garrison Academy Lahore


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Rawalpindi - September 30, 2016: 

Major General Sarfraz Sattar has been promoted to the rank of Lieutenant General. He was commissioned in armoured corps in 1984. He is presently commanding an infantry division at Sialkot. He has been DG MI and also defence attache in India.

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