Chief of Army Staff (COAS) on Wednesday inaugurated Burraq Combat Skills Training Complex (BCSTC) in Gujranwala, according to a statement issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.
The military's media wing said General Qamar was briefed about operational, training and administrative matters of the Central Command Formations during the visit.
#COAS visited Gujranwala today. COAS was briefed about operational, training and administrative matters of the Central Command Formations. Later, COAS inaugurated Burraq Combat Skills Training Complex (BCSTC) aimed at enhancing mechanized elements’ crew proficiency in (1/3) pic.twitter.com/Qta1ICpPIo— DG ISPR (@OfficialDGISPR) September 16, 2020
The COAS also witnessed integrated training of the strike formation. All elements including armoured, artillery, engineers and mechanised infantry demonstrated operational combat worthiness.
General Qamar appreciated operational readiness of the strike formation and high morale of troops.
Corps Commander Mangla Lieutenant General Shaheen Mazhar Mehmood and Corps Commander Gujranwala Lieutenant General Syed Asim Munir were also present on the occasion.