KARACHI - Eminent human rights activist Ramzan Chhipa has said that the entire Nation stood beside Pakistan Army Jawans trapped under the glacier in Siachen-Giyari Sector.

 Speaking at a special prayer gathering held to seek Almighty Allah’s favour for the safe return of the trapped Army troopers, and Patron-in-Chief of the Chhipa Welfare Association (CWA) “Rizwan Chhipa said that the entire nation was united and would stay beside the Pakistan army in all circumstances because they had offered immense sacrifices for the defence of the country.

He said that entire nation was also offering special prayers for the safety of the troopers that have been engaged in rescue operation to bring back the trapped troopers.

He exhorted all Muslims to utilize special “power of prayers” that use while seeking Almighty Allah’s blessings so the Muslims across the world should also pray to the Almighty Allah for the safety of Pakistani troopers.

He also paid special tribute to 600 rescuers struggling to save the trapped troopers in a freezing temperature when the mercury had declined to minus 40 Celsius. In a message to the Pakistan Army, “Chhipa” assured them of complete support on behalf of the entire nation.

The prayer gathering was held at the CWA headquarters Sunday. A large number of “CWA” volunteers and people from different walks of life attended. The participants recited “Aayat-e-Kareema” (Quranic verses) that had special influence for overcoming the hardship.