COAS installs Lt General Khawar Rahman as Colonel Commandant of Army Medical Centre Abbottabad

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited the Army Medical Centre (AMC) in Abbottabad on Thursday, and installed Lieutenant General Khawar Rahman as the Colonel Commandant of AMC, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.

The outgoing Colonel Commandant Lieutenant General (retd) Zahid Hamid, serving/retired officers and soldiers of the Army Medical Corps were present on the occasion.

Interacting with the commanding officers and soldiers of the Army Medical Corps, the COAS lauded the role of Army Medical Corps (AMC) in saving valuable lives in the war against terrorism.

The COAS appreciated contributions and service of doctors and paramedic staff in providing quality healthcare to the Pakistan Army as well as common citizens.

Earlier on arrival, the COAS laid a floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada and offered Fateha.