Army chief General Qamar Bajwa has appreciated the role of Pakistan Army’s Sindh Regiment for country’s defence and security.
According to the Inter-Services Public Relations, Gen Qamar visited on Thursday the Sindh Regimental Centre in Hyderabad, where he laid floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada to pay homage to martyrs of the regiment for defence of the motherland. He also spoke on the occasion.
The chief of army staff (COAS) also pinned ranks to Lt-Gen Nadeem Raza as the regiment’s Colonel Commandant.
According to military officials, Lt-Gen Raza will also retain his position as Commander of the Rawalpindi Corps while ensuring the well-being of those serving in the Sindh Regiment as its senior-most general.
The ceremony was attended by large number of serving and retired officers and soldiers of Sindh Regiment.