RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has directed all concerned to gear up preparations in support of national effort to counter the Coronavirus Pandemic (COVID-19) in case of any eventuality.
The directives were issued when he presided over the Corps Commanders’ Conference held at Pakistan army’s general headquarters in Rawalpindi on Thursday, and discussed the emerging situation with regards to COVID-19.
The forum also reviewed the operational preparedness, the situation along the Line of Control (LoC), geo-strategic environment and national & regional security situation with particular emphasis on the Afghanistan peace process.
“The path to regional stability and peace passes through Afghanistan. Collaborative approach and patience can help overcome all challenges for which Pakistan is ready to play its part with utmost sincerity,” the COAS said.