RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Wednesday visited Corps Headquarters Karachi.
He was given detailed briefing on operational, training and administrative matters of the Karachi Corps.
He was also briefed about overall law and order and security situation in Karachi, said an ISPR press release issued here.
Earlier on arrival at Karachi, COAS was received by Lieutenant General Sajjad Ghani, Corps Commander Karachi. Later, COAS visited Headquarters Airports Security Force (ASF).
Speaking to the troops of ASF, the COAS commended their professionalism, commitment and acknowledged their valor in averting a terrorists attack at Karachi airport in May this year.
The COAS met the families of ASF shuhada and appreciated their sacrifices.
The COAS emphasized the need for more harmony and coordination among all security forces and intelligence agencies for an integrated response towards defeating terrorist’s threat.
He also pledged Army’s fullest support in enhancing ASF’s capacity, and anti terrorists training of the troops, as being provided to Police forces across the country.