RAWALPINDI- Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif today expressed his satisfaction over phenomenal operations conducted by the military. He said that Pakistan Army cleansed large areas of militants in the most difficult circumstances.

General Raheel underlined the importance of soldier's physical efficiency for success in counter-terrorism operations. Talking to troops after witnessing the conclusion ceremony at Kharian Cantonment, General Raheel praised army’s performance in recent operations. “We must continue to train hard in peace time to be able to take on multiple challenges in future conflicts,” he added.

Later, COAS General Raheel Sharif gave away trophies to the winning and runner-up teams for their performances.

Earlier, he was received by Lieutenant General Mian Muhammad Hilal.