Wah cantt - Senator Lt Gen (Retd) Abdul Qayyum, the chairman standing committee of senate on defence production, visited the residence of Capt Hafiz Umer Farooq Salman Shaheed and offered condolences with his family members.

Capt Umer was earlier injured while fighting against terrorists on the western border and was awarded Sitara-i-Basalat. Later when he recovered, he again went to the front line border and embraced martyrdom in Tirrah Valley some one month back during an IED explosion. Senator Qayyum appreciated the sense of patriotism of the martyr who fought gallantly against the terrorists.