In visit to CMH, PM vows to extirpate terror, break terrorists nexus

RAWALPINDI: Prime Minister (PM) Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday visited Combined Military Hospital (CMH) where he met officers and soldiers injured in an operation against in the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) complex in Bannu.

According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the prime minister visited Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Rawalpindi where he enquired after the health of injured soldiers. On the occasion, the prime minister paid tribute to the courage and valour of troops who cleared CTD complex in Bannu, seized by militants.

Speaking on the occasion, PM Shehbaz reiterated the resolve to extirpate terrorism and break the nexus between terrorists, their supporters and sympathizers till achieving peace and stability.

The Prime Minister said writ of the state will be established at every cost and no one will be allowed to disrupt the hard earned gains of war on terror achieved through unparalleled sacrifices of the nation and the valiant armed Forces.

Paying tribute to the troops, PM Shehbaz added that the martyrs and their families have rendered supreme sacrifices for ensuring safety and security of people of the country.

Defence Minister meets injured officers, soldiers

Meanwhile, Minister for Defence Khawaja Asif on Thursday met injured officers and soldiers at CMH who got injured during Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) complex Bannu Operation.

According to the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) news release, the Defence Minister paid tribute to courage and valour of troops who cleared CTD complex Bannu.

A day earlier, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Asim Munir visited Combined Military Hospital (CMH) in Rawalpindi and met officers and soldiers who got injured during Bannu operation.

According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), COAS Asim Munir remained with them for some time and inquired about their well-being.

The army chief appreciated their high spirits and morale and lauded their professionalism during the said operation against the terrorists.


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