500 officials complete counter-terror course

Mangla Corps Commander Lieutenant-General Umar Farooq Durrani witnessed the closing ceremony


Our Correspondent March 05, 2016
PHOTO: Pakistan today

ISLAMABAD:


A batch of 500 personnel from both the military and law enforcement agencies has successfully completed counter-terrorism training provided by the Pakistan Army, a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Friday said.


The batch included personnel from the Pakistan Air Force, Pakistan Navy, Frontier Corps (Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa), Anti-Narcotics Force, Strategic Plans Division, Army Strategic Forces Command, Defence Services Guard, Pakistan Rangers (Sindh and Punjab) and Azad Jammu and Kashmir police, the statement added.


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The graduating officials are the fifth batch to complete the National Integrated Counter-Terrorism Course (NICTC). So far, a total of 2,300 law enforcement personnel from all over Pakistan have been trained at the National Counter Terrorism Centre (NCTC) in Pabbi.


Mangla Corps Commander Lieutenant-General Umar Farooq Durrani witnessed the closing ceremony.

Published in The Express Tribune, March 5th, 2016.

 

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