Rawalpindi: Third National Integrated Counter Terrorism Training Course culminated at National Counter Terrorism Training Centre near Kharian today. As many as 405 soldiers from Pakistan Navy, Gilgit Baltistan Police, Special Security Unit Sindh Police, Punjab Defense Services Guards, Azad Jammu and Kashmir Police, Pakistan Coast Guards, Army Strategic Force Command, Airport Security Force and Pakistan Rangers (Punjab) participated in four-week long training exercise.

Corps Commander Mangla, Lieutenant General Hilal Hussain who was the chief guest of the concluding ceremony while speaking on the occasion congratulated the participants and appreciated their dedication, motivation and commitment shown during the course. He said counter terrorism training imparted to soldiers of sister services, paramilitary forces and law enforcement agencies aims to enhance an integrated response mechanism against terrorism at National level.  Lt. Gen. Hilal Hussain expressed confidence that special anti terrorism training will go a long way in improvement of professional skills of course participants.

Inspector General (IG) Azad Kashmir Police, Inspector General Islamabad Police, Home Secretary Punjab and senior officers from Pakistan Army Navy also witnessed the culmination session of training program.