*Rawalpindi: 8 March 2023*
General Syed Asim Munir, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited Gwadar. COAS was briefed on prevailing security situation, Formation’s operational preparedness CPEC security and efforts for ensuring a peaceful and secure environment.
COAS appreciated the efforts of all ranks and urged to continue working with professional commitment for the good of the people of Balochistan. The Army Chief interacted with local notables, elected representatives and people from different walks of life. While interacting, COAS emphasized “handful of misguided elements cannot shake the resolve of the people of Balochistan and the Armed Forces, committed towards ensuring peace and prosperity”. COAS laid particular emphasis on socio-economic development of the area. COAS announced welfare projects related to education, installation of solar systems, fisheries, water, health, sports and livelihood.
Chief Minister Balochistan, Mr Quddus Bizenjo and Commander Quetta Corps were present during the visit of the COAS.