FM Qureshi meets war wounded soldiers during visit to AFIRM

By: News Desk      Published: 11:34 AM, 9 Apr, 2021
FM Qureshi meets war wounded soldiers during visit to AFIRM

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi Friday visited Armed Forces Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine (AFIRM), Rawalpindi, according to an Inter Services Public Relations statement.

According to the ISPR, the Foreign Minister met the war-wounded soldiers, inquired about their wellbeing and was given a detailed briefing on the role and contributions of AFIRM.

AFIRM is premier rehabilitating institute for war wounded soldiers who have sacrificed their limbs during various military operations. This State of the Art facility also provides services to both military and civilians affected by accidents, calamities, any kind of violence and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs).

Qureshi said the whole nation takes pride in our Armed Forces and acknowledges their achievements and sacrifices may it be during war, internal security duties or nation building projects across the length and breadth of the country.

The Foreign Minister appreciated the high morale of soldiers and paid tribute for their contributions for peace and stability in the region.

Surgeon General of Pakistan Army Lieutenant General Nigar Johar was also present on the occasion.