Merry Christmas: COAS Bajwa lauds Christians' contribution to Pakistan's progress

07:52 PM | 25 Dec, 2017
Merry Christmas: COAS Bajwa lauds Christians' contribution to Pakistan's progress
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RAWALPINDI - Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa joined the Christian community Monday at Rawalpindi 's Christ Chruch to take part in Christmas celebrations.

The congregation welcomed the COAS and thanked him for sharing their joys. COAS Bajwa wished Merry Christmas to the entire Christian community in Pakistan , according to a statement by the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).

He also acknowledged the role of Christians not only in the creation of Pakistan but also for their contributions towards its progress.

The army chief appreciated the role of various institutions in fields of education, health and public welfare being managed by Christian community across Pakistan .

He especially acknowledged their contributions in defence of the motherland as part of Pakistan Armed Forces. Commander Rawalpindi Corps was also present on the occasion.