RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif said on Saturday that terrorist networks and their linkages are being unearthed across the country and this nexus will be broken at all cost. He was talking to troops during a visit to North Waziristan.
According to the details, he commended all officers and soldiers for their courage, determination and spirit of sacrifice during the war against terrorism. On this occasion, the army chief was briefed in detail about the pace of ongoing Operation Zarb-e-Azb and return of Temporarily Displace Persons (TDP). The Army Chief was also briefed on the ongoing rehabilitation work, and its effects on the socio-economic development in the area.
Later, during interaction with tribal elders and recently returned TDPs, the Army Chief assured that the Army will continue to remain in the area till completion of resettlement process. General Raheel Sharif also inaugurated a 110 bed Tehsil Headquarters Hospital in Mir Ali. He also announced construction of a Cadet College around Mir Ali.