DG ISPR gives message of COAS to the Nation


Director General (DG) Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor has said in his twitter message that security has been enhanced ahead of the Eid ul Fitr.

He made the announcement after a suicide attack in Quetta killed 13, twin blasts in Kurram Agency’s Parachinar area killed at least 25 people;, and a gun attack targeting police officials in Karachi left four policemen dead.

“Security tightened across the country. Special Intelligence Based Operations and search operations launched in coordination with intelligence and other law enforcement agencies,” he said, quoting Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa.

The COAS, as quoted by the ISPR, said that in the run-up to the Eid holidays, the “enemy [is] trying to mar [the] festive mood of [the] nation through such coward acts”.