COAS witnesses army maneuver exercise near Jhelum


Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif on Thursday witnessed a maneuver exercise of Pakistan Army corps near Jhelum, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.

“The exercise is being conducted in an overall framework of effectively repulsing enemy offensive through integrated application of artillery, air combat aviation firepower,” a communiqué issued by the military’s media wing read.

The army chief expressed satisfaction over the high standard of operation preparedness and appreciated the professional skills displayed by the participating troops.

Earlier upon his arrival, General Raheel was received by Lt Gen Ikramul Haq, Commander 30 Corps, and Major General Sarfaraz Sattar, General Officer Commanding 8 Division.