RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Syed Asim Munir visited Tilla Field Firing Ranges near Jhelum on Wednesday, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
In a statement, the ISPR said that the COAS witnessed Live Fire and manoeuvres of the advanced VT-4 tanks, shoot and scoot capabilities of long-range SH-15 artillery guns and innovative equipment display.
The Army Chief appreciated combat proficiency of the crews and their mastery over state-of-the-art weaponry.
“Pakistan Army was alive to the existing and emerging challenges and possessed the wherewithal to thwart nefarious designs of its adversaries through the entire gamut of threat,” he remarked.
General Asim Munir appreciated high degree of professionalism, battle worthiness and offensive spirit displayed by the troops of the Strike Corps.
Earlier on arrival, the COAS was received by the Commander Mangla Corps and was briefed on operational readiness of the Strike Corps.