240th Corps Commanders’ Conference chaired by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, held at GHQ today.

Rawalpindi - April 08, 2021

No PR-72/2021-ISPR

240th Corps Commanders’ Conference chaired by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, held at GHQ today. The participants undertook a comprehensive review of global, regional and domestic security environment.

Forum expressed confidence in operational preparedness of the Army displayed during recently held formation exercises. Forum held a detailed discussion on situation along the Eastern Border / LOC especially the environment post cease fire understanding 2021 between the DGsMO. Forum reaffirmed complete solidarity with Kashmiri brethren in their struggle for right to self-determination.

Forum undertook a detailed review of security situation in Newly Merged Districts of KP. Forum reiterated the importance of energizing early induction of civil administration and other Law Enforcement Agencies along with speedy implementation of development plan within these districts for their ultimate transition to civil administration in an earlier timeframe.

Forum expressed satisfaction over positive developments in Afghan Peace Process and efforts made thus far. Forum was also apprised about military engagements with friendly countries.

Forum also reviewed internal security situation including ongoing third wave of COVID-19 and reaffirmed resolve of Armed Forces to extend full support to civil administration in controlling the pandemic.

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