ISLAMABAD – The 240th Corps Commanders’ Conference chaired by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa was held at General Headquarters (GHQ) on Thursday.
“The participants undertook a comprehensive review of global, regional and domestic security environment,” says a press release issued by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Directorate following the meeting.
“Forum expressed confidence in operational preparedness of the Army displayed during recently held formation exercises,” the ISPR said. The forum held a detailed discussion on situation along the eastern border and Line of Control especially the environment post ceasefire understanding 2021 between the Director Generals Military Operations (DGsMO). The forum reaffirmed complete solidarity with Kashmiri brethren in their struggle for right to self-determination.
Security situation in newly-merged KP districts reviewed in detail
Also, the forum undertook a detailed review of security situation in newly merged districts of KP. The forum reiterated the importance of energising early induction of civil administration and other Law Enforcement Agencies along with speedy implementation of development plan within these districts for their ultimate transition to civil administration in an earlier timeframe.
The forum expressed satisfaction over positive developments in Afghan Peace Process and efforts made thus far. The forum was also apprised about military engagements with friendly countries. The forum also reviewed internal security situation including ongoing third wave of COVID-19 and reaffirmed resolve of Armed Forces to extend full support to civil administration in controlling the pandemic.