APP41-28 RAWALPINDI: November 28 – Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif chairing a farewell Corps Commanders Conference at GHQ. General Qamar Javed Bajwa, COAS designate, Corps Commanders and Principal Staff Officers also attending conference. APP

RAWALPINDI Nov 28 (APP): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif, on Monday said it was a matter of great pride for him to have commanded the most battle hardened Army in the world for three years.

Chairing the farewell Corps Commanders conference held here at the General Headquarters, the COAS appreciated the commanders for their cooperation during his tenure and said the successes achieved during his tenure would not have been possible without contribution by each one of them.

General Raheel congratulated General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff designate, for his elevation to the rank of General and appointment as COAS.

During the meeting, as reported by Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the corps commanders paid rich tributes to General Raheel Sharif for his leadership and professional acumen and lauded his services for the country.