MARCH – The Installation cermony of Colonel Commadant Azad Kashmir (AK) Regiment was held at AK center Mansar Camp today (Wednesday).
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa, who was also the chief guest, and outgoing colonel of the regiment Lieutenant General Ashfaq Nadeem Ahmad pinned the badges of rank on Lieutenant General Hidayat ur Rehman to install him as Colonel Commandant of the AK Regiment.
Speaking at the occasion, COAS acknowledged and hailed contributions of AK Regiment towards defence of the motherland which includes 3842 martyrs.
The Army chief also thanked the outgoing Colonel Commandant of the regiment for his meritorious services as Colonel of the Regiment.
Senior serving / retired officers and troops of the regiment were present on the occasion.