President grieved over martyrdom of Pakistani peacekeepers in Congo

Pakistani peacekeepers

ISLAMABAD, Mar 30, (APP): President Dr Arif Alvi Wednesday expressed grief over the martyrdom of the officers and soldiers of Pakistan armed forces in a helicopter crash in Congo, where they were deployed for United Nations peacekeeping mission.

The president prayed for peace of the departed souls and paid tribute to those serving for the peacekeeping missions.

He prayed for peace of the souls of Lt Col Asif Ali Awan, Major Faizan Ali, Major Muhammad Saad Nomani, Naib Subedar Samiullah, Havaldar Muhammad Ismail and Lance Havaldar Muhammad Jamil Khan.