KARACHI – The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Karachi Corps headquarter, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Sunday.

The COAS was briefed on the security situation in Karachi, the progress of Operation Radd-ul-Fasaad, and support to the ongoing census process in Sindh, ISPR press release.

He said that peace in Karachi is vital for stability in Pakistan. The COAS also appreciated the efforts of intelligence agencies and security forces in winning back dissident and sub-nationalist elements into the national mainstream through positive engagement.

The Army chief appreciated the efforts of the Pakistan army and Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) for their contributions towards the successful execution of their ongoing assignments.

General Bajwa reiterated that the Pakistan army’s efforts will continue till the restoration of complete normalcy in Karachi and Sindh.

The COAS was received by Commander Karachi Corps Lieutenant General Shahid Baig Mirza. DG Rangers Sindh was also present on this occasion.