Hyderabad, 5 May 2017:
COAS General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Hyderabad Garrison today. He was briefed on operational and administrative matters regarding Hyderabad Garrison and Thar. COAS was apprised that Army has distributed almost 4,000 tons of ration, benefitting more than 1,90,000 families through continuous initiative since 2014. Medical camps in Thar have benefitted 1,61,000 patients in under privileged areas while water supply is now reaching 0.6 Million population and 0.7 Million live stock.
COAS appreciated efforts of the formation and said that Pakistan Army is proud to have undertaken Nation Building projects across the country in pursuit of our continuous service to the people of Pakistan. He also addressed officers and troops of Hyderabad Garrison.