Gen Sharif hosts reception for retired, serving armymen


Army Chief General Raheel Sharif hosted an Independence Day reception in the honour of serving and retired soldiers on Friday night, ISPR said in a statement.

The guests praised the performance of the army troops which resulted in the phenomenal success of Operation Zarb-e-Azb, which brought smiles for the nation to celebrate the independence day in such an unprecedented manner, statement said.

Former army chief Gen (r) Ashfaq Pervaiz Kayani also attended the reception.