RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has stated that writ of the state has largely been restored and we are progressing towards enduring peace and stability.  

He was talking to troops deployed along Pak-Afghan border in Khyber Agency on Monday. Army Chief said our nation supports us due to the innumerable sacrifices we have made for defence and security of our motherland.

He appreciated effective border security arrangements which have enhanced control on cross border movement of terrorists.

He hailed exceptionally high morale of the troops and their undaunted determination to eliminate terrorism. General Qamar Javed Bajwa was briefed about operational preparedness and improved border security measures including employment of newly raised FC KP Wings. Earlier, on arrival, COAS was received by Commander Peshawar Corps Lieutenant General Nazir Ahmed Butt and IGFC KPK.