General Bajwa pays tribute to martyred Lt Nasir Khalid

By: News Desk      Published: 11:39 PM, 15 Sep, 2020
General Bajwa pays tribute to martyred Lt Nasir Khalid

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited family of Lieutenant Nasir Hussain Khalid Slehria Shaheed in Rawalpindi on Tuesday, said ISPR.

According to military’s media wing, COAS General Bajwa prayed for the departed soul and offered condolence to the family. He acknowledged resolve of shaheed’s family and paid tribute to the brave officer for laying his life in the line of duty defending the motherland.

“No threat can deter resolve of a nation which is united, resilient and honours its heroes,” said the COAS.

On September 3, Lieutenant Nasir Hussain Khalid, 23, from Muzaffarabad, 33-year-old Naik Muhammad Imran from Faisalabad and 30-year-old Sepoy Usman Akhtar from Rawalpindi embraced martyrdom as a roadside improvised explosive device (IED) exploded which was planted by the terrorists.