COAS: (Nation proud of our war heroes: COAS)


RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif has assured that the nation and the army would do everything to bring comfort in lives of the soldiers injured in the ongoing war on terror.

He gave the assurance during his visit to the Armed Forces Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine (AFIRM) here in Rawalpindi on Monday. Paying rich tributes to the sacrifices and valour of the injured soldiers he said, the nation is proud of our war heroes.

He said there cannot be a bigger sacrifice for the motherland than one’s life or limbs. During his visit to AFIRM, the Army Chief was given a detailed briefing on modern facilities available at the Institute.

General Raheel Sharif appreciated the standard of facilities and care extended by a team of dedicated doctors and paramedical staff and praised their effort.

The Army Chief also inaugurated a special Gym and Vocational Training Department to improve quality of life of injured soldiers and integrate them in the society as useful citizens once again.