RAWALPINDI: Corps Commanders Conference has approved a comprehensive plan for carrying out combing operations to pre-empt potential sleeper cells and hideouts of terrorists.

The Corps Commanders Conference was held in Rawalpindi on Monday under the chairmanship of Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif.

The plan also seeks to enhance the reach of local and provincial Law Enforcement Agencies.

The Army Chief lauded the successful completion of Shawal operation. He paid rich tribute to the sacrifices of the troops of Army, Frontier Corps and Rangers who are valiantly fighting war against terrorism to make Pakistan a safer place.

The forum was briefed in detail about internal and external security situation of the country. Participants of the conference dwelt at length on operational preparedness, training and other professional matters.