ISPR: (Corps Investiture Ceremony held at GHQ)

RAWALPINDI: An impressive Corps Investiture Ceremony was held here at GHQ today (Wednesday). Corps Commander Lieutenant General Malik Zafar Iqbal was the chief guest on the occasion.

He conferred the awards of Tamgha-i-Basalat, Sitara-i-Imtiaz (Military), Tamgha -i-Imtiaz (Military) on army officers and soldiers.

Fifteen officers and 81 soldiers were awarded Tamgha -i-Basalat, including next of kins of one Shaheed Officer and 76 Shaheed Soldiers, for their sacrifices during Operation Zarb-e-Azb.

Forty-six officers were awarded Sitara-i-Imtiaz (Military) and 106 officers were awarded Tamgha-i-Imtiaz (Military) on the occasion of Pakistan Day for rendering meritorious services to the nation.