COAS Asim Munir stresses socioeconomic development in Balochistan
Says handful of miscreants cannot shake the resolve of people
RAWALPINDI (Dunya News) – Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Asim Munir on Thursday emphasised socioeconomic development in Balochistan during a visit to Gwadar.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), he was briefed on the prevailing security situation, formation's operational preparedness for CPEC’s security and efforts for ensuring a peaceful and secure environment.
The army chief appreciated the efforts of all ranks and urged them to continue working with professional commitment for the good of the people of Balochistan. He interacted with local notables, elected representatives and people from other walks of life.
The COAS emphasised that a handful of misguided elements could not shake the resolve of the people of Balochistan and the armed forces were committed to ensuring peace and prosperity. He laid particular emphasis on the socioeconomic development of the area.
Meanwhile, he also announced welfare projects related to education, installation of solar systems, fisheries, water, health, sports and livelihood.