KARACHI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said
that the policy for Karachi will not be changed with the change in the military
leadership and terrorists will not be allowed to reorganize.
Talking to business community at Corps Headquarters here, he reiterated that
efforts to consolidate budding peace in Karachi would continue unabated.
Army Chief reassured that businesses and investment in Karachi will continue to
benefit from improving law and order situation and should, in turn, ensure national and social obligations.
Earlier, COAS was given detailed briefing at Corps and Rangers HQ.
COAS lauded operations by Rangers with LEAs which have restored normalcy in
Karachi, significantly reducing terrorism, target killing and kidnapping for ransom.
He said Army as a state institution would continue to give full support to all government
institutions involved in Karachi Operation, particularly Sindh police and civil administration.
While interacting with soldiers and officers, COAS appreciated their courage and resolve
to rid the city of the terrorists and criminals. COAS paid tribute to the people of Karachi
for their support to the security forces.
General Qamar Javed Bajwa also laid floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada and offered fateha for the martyrs.