TAXILA, Pakistan: The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday said that conventional defence capability of the Country would be strengthened at all cost.
While speaking during his visit to the Heavy Industries Taxila (HIT) on Wednesday where he was given detailed briefing on defence production of the industry including ongoing and future defence projects, the COAS appreciated performance and commitment of the industry towards quality production.
“HIT has a history of contributions to strengthen conventional defence capability of the country. No compromise shall be made towards this end irrespective of the constraints” the COAS remarks according to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).
While expressing his satisfaction on the progress, the COAS asked the Chairman to expedite the ongoing projects for timely completion.
The COAS also assured full support to defence industry.
Later, the COAS witnessed display of the capability and projects in hand.
Earlier on arrival, the COAS was received by Chairman HIT Lieutenant General Naeem Ashraf.
The Secretary Defence Production Lieutenant General (retd) Muhammad Ijaz Chaudhry was also present.