General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff visited Lahore. COAS attended the induction ceremony of SH-15 Artillery Guns in the Corps of Artillery. COAS expressed satisfaction on induction of this State of the Art weapon system to meet future battlefield challenges. Induction of these most modern guns with increased range, battlefield mobility, and accuracy would assuredly enhance the operational preparedness of the Pakistan Army, COAS remarked.
Later, COAS visited Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). On his arrival at LUMS, COAS was received by LUMS Vice-Chancellor Dr. Arshad Ahmad Malik and faculty members. While interacting with students and faculty of LUMS, COAS appreciated the role and contributions of LUMS in preparing future leaders of Pakistan. COAS said that Pakistan is blessed with dynamic and talented youth. Human resource development, innovation, and technological advancements are vital for progress. COAS also emphasized that misinformation and propaganda by inimical forces threaten National cohesion which must be identified and countered collectively through a unified response.