PM Imran, Gen Bajwa visit Noshki, pay rich tribute to martyrs
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Prime Minister (PM) Imran Khan and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Noushki, Balochistan on Tuesday.
Chief Minister and Governor Balochistan, some of the federal and provincial ministers also accompanied the PM.
A detailed briefing was given to the PM on the security situation in the area.
PM Imran lauded the professionalism exhibited by the troops and appreciated the operational preparedness and bravery with which terrorists’ attacks were repulsed.
The PM reiterated the national resolve to support the armed forces in eliminating the remnants of terrorists trying to sabotage the development of Balochistan province.
PM said, “Through a comprehensive national effort, cooperation between federal and provincial governments and assistance of armed forces, we shall realise the true potential of Balochistan”.
Later, PM interacted with tribal elders of the area and acknowledged their unwavering support in the fight against terrorism and facilitating government initiatives being taken to bring prosperity and development to Balochistan.
He assured the Jirga members of continued sincere support for the timely completion of development projects in Balochistan. He stressed that the development of Balochistan is a priority and critical for the future of Pakistan.
Meanwhile, the COAS spent a complete day with troops in Noshki. The COAS also met troops who participated in repulsing terrorist attacks on 2nd Feb.
The COAS will be given a detailed update on the Security situation in the area and operational preparedness of the formation to counter-terrorist activities.