Chief of the Army Staff (COAS) General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has paid rich tribute to the people of the country as they actively took part in elections despite terror threats.

Addressing a symposium, Kayani said that the people defeated the misleading minority through their votes.

‘The people proved their bravery during elections as they voted and did not afraid’, he said. The COAS said that the Pakistani nation is democratic and peace loving. ‘Pakistan is determined to defeat terrorism’ he added.