ISLAMABAD – Chief of Military Employees (COAS) Basic Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday stated that Pakistan Military was prepared like at all times to thwart nefarious designs of the enemies similar to it defeated a a lot larger enemy within the 1965 warfare.
He was addressing an investiture ceremony held on the Basic Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi to commemorate the Defence and Martyrs Day. He stated the day of September 6, 1965 is a proud chapter of the historical past which has been written by examples of nation’s solidarity, sacrifice and bravado.
In line with the Inter-Providers Public Relations (ISPR) Directorate, the investiture ceremony was held on the GHQ. Basic Qamar Javed Bajwa was the chief visitor on the event. The COAS conferred navy awards to the Military personnel for acts of gallantry throughout varied operations. Households of Shuhada / Ghazis, senior serving navy officers / troopers additionally attended the ceremony.
The ISPR stated that 40 officers have been awarded Sitara-I-Imtiaz (Navy), 24 officers / troopers have been awarded Tamgha-e-Bisalat and a soldier was awarded United Nations (UN) Medal. Medals of Shuhada have been acquired by their members of the family. He saluted their spirit of self-sacrifice and warranted them that the nation was with them at each step of the life.
The Military Chief congratulated the officers, Junior Commissioned Officers and troopers who acquired the awards on the ceremony. Talking on the event, the Military Chief stated that the nation’s sovereignty, independence, peace and stability are nonetheless intact because of the sacrifices, braveness and bravado of the troopers and martyrs.
Paying wealthy tributes to the households of martyrs, who have been current within the ceremony, he assured them that the nation will always remember the sacrifices of their family members.
Martyrs are our heroes. Nations get annihilated once they neglect sacrifices of their martyrs
“The martyrs are our heroes. Nations get annihilated when they forget sacrifices of their martyrs. The whole nation is indebted to your patience and sacrifices,” he informed the households of the martyrs.
The Military Chief additional stated that September 6 is noticed as a testomony of the braveness, and commemorates sacrifices rendered by our martyrs of warfare in 1948, 1965, 1971, Kargil and warfare in opposition to terror. He stated that even at this time the forces have been defending the liberty and nation by shedding blood.
The Military Chief stated that the nation’s enemies have been hatching conspiracies to remove the ideology, Pakistan is standing upon however, he added, Pakistani forces and the nation have thwarted their each transfer with the spirit of religion.
Basic Qamar Javed Bajwa stated it’s a nice honour for him to command a courageous and brave drive just like the Pakistan Military. He held that each officer and soldier of the Military represents an Military whose capabilities have been acknowledged worldwide.
He stated the nation handed by means of a number of difficulties over time. He stated in warfare in opposition to terrorism, 1000’s received displaced nevertheless, he added, Allah Almighty helped the nation. He stated Pakistan is for peace whereas India has at all times been taking part in an irresponsible function, particularly because it revoked particular standing of Kashmir. He stated by revoking Kashmir’s particular standing, India has endangered peace of the area. “Kashmir is an internationally-recognised dispute and Pakistan will not accept any unilateral decision on it,” he made it clear. He stated Quaid-e-Azam had declared Kashmir Jugular Vein of Pakistan and vowed that the nation wouldn’t present any flexibility on the problem.
In the direction of the tip of the speech, the Military Chief cautioned in opposition to the fifth era or hybrid warfare, stating its objective is to defame the nation and the Pakistani forces and unfold chaos. “We will surely succeed in winning this war as well with the cooperation of the nation,” he said.
Wreath laying ceremonies have been held at Shahuada monument on the GHQ and at graves and monuments of recipients of the Nishan-e-Haider, the nation’s, highest gallantry award.