RAWALPINDI: The Chief of Staff of the Army (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Wednesday that the army was responding to disasters, “whether it floods, hurricanes, earthquakes or tsunamis, you will find troops everywhere without warning”.
Speaking at the GHQ investment event, the military chief acknowledged that cholera had spread to many parts of Balochistan. “Water is scarce and the army has reached it and is working for those people without my knowledge. The army provides water and assistance to the affected population, ”he said.
Speaking at the event, held to pay tribute to military personnel who performed heroic acts and provided excellent services to the country, General Bajwa said the world had asked how Pakistan had succeeded in counteracting the terrorist threat that the entire country was failing. “I always say we have mothers who give up their loved ones, our bereaved sisters and children who are willing to give up their fathers in this country and as long as there are mothers and sisters, I am sure. that no danger can come to Pakistan, ”he said.
COAS has said no country can provide compensation for the sacrifices of its martyrs. “No material wealth, no wealth, no money can replace their sacrifices. We have a responsibility to care for the heirs of the martyrs, their families, and to care for widows and their parents while caring for their children, which we will do, loving God. But I believe that no care or privilege can replace the sacrifices of martyrs. ”
She added: “The widow who lost her husband and children and who lost her father ‘s love will remember her too and nothing will take her place. But I say this country is alive because of your offerings and I greet you because of your sacrifices, Pakistan is safe today. Shuhada’s (martyred) families also attended the event, ISPR said. In total, 48 officers were honored with Stara-i-Imtiaz (Military). Seven officers, three JCOs and 30 soldiers were assigned to Tamgha-i Basalat. The awards were received by family members.
Published Parhlo, May 19, 2022