Tributes paid to Lance Naik Mahfooz Shaheed on his martyrdom anniversary

ISLAMABAD: The Martyrdom anniversary of Lance Naik Muhammad Mehfooz Shaheed, Nishan-e-Haider was observed with full military protocol at his village Malkan, Rawalpindi. As per details, Lance Naik Muhammad Mehfooz was brave officer of 15 Punjab Regiment. He embraced martyrdom on December 1971 while defending the motherland at Atari, Wagah border. Major General Khawar Hanif, HI (M) offered Fatiha and laid floral of wreath at his monument on behalf of COAS Gen Raheel Sharif at Mehfoozabad. Serving and retired Army officers, soldiers and relatives of Mahfooz Shaheed were present at this occasion and they paid rich tribute to Mahfooz Shaheed.