Published On: Sat, Dec 28th, 2013
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COAS pays tribute to contributions of Engineers Corps

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Risalpur: Chief of Army Staff, General Raheel Sharif visited Regimental Centre of the Corps of Engineers in connection with the Commanding Officers’ Conference. The Commanding Officers’ conference of each corps and regiment of Pakistan Army is a regular formal event which provides for an interactive forum to affect operational, training and administrative improvements at the grass root level.

Talking at the occasion, COAS paid rich tribute to contributions of the Engineers Corps and its sacrifices in defence of the nation. He specially lauded them for their achievements in nation building tasks to include iconic KKH and the ongoing construction of 714 kilometres long Central Trade Corridor, linking Pakistan with Afghanistan through South and North Waziristan Agencies, and the recently initiated projects of communication infrastructure in Balochistan.

Earlier, on arrival, COAS was received by Lieutenant General Sajjad Ghani, Colonel Commandant of the Corps of Engineers.
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