Pakistan test-launches ballistic Ghaznavi missile

By: News Desk
Published: 02:18 PM, 12 Aug, 2021
Pakistan test-launches ballistic Ghaznavi missile
Caption: Missile launching ceremony.
Stay tuned with 24 News HD Android App
Get it on Google Play

Pakistan on Thursday conducted a training launch of surface-to-surface ballistic missile Ghaznavi, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

The successful training launch was aimed at ensuring the operational readiness of Army Strategic Forces Command, besides re-validating technical parameters of the weapon system, said a statement issued by the ISPR.

The training launch was witnessed by Lieutenant General Muhammad Ali, Commander Army Strategic Forces Command, senior officers from Strategic Plans Division, Army Strategic Forces Command, Scientists and Engineers of the strategic organizations.

Commander Army Strategic Forces Command appreciated the excellent standard of training, handling of the weapon system and execution of launch mission in the field by troops.

President, Prime Minister of Pakistan, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee and the Service Chiefs have congratulated all ranks of Army Strategic Forces Command, the scientists and engineers on the successful conduct of the missile launch.