COAS joins Christian community for Christmas celebrations


RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday joined the Christian community at Christ Church, Rawalpindi to participate in Christmas celebrations, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) reported.

According to the military’s media wing, Gen Bajwa wished a Merry Christmas to the entire Christian community in Pakistan and acknowledged the role of Christians not only towards the creation of the country but also for their contributions towards its progress.

The military chief also appreciated the role of various institutions in the fields of education, health and public welfare being managed by Christian community across the country, the communique stated further.

“The COAS especially acknowledged their contributions in defence of the motherland as part of Pakistan’s armed forces,” it added.