New year festivities indicative of our achievements as a nation: DG ISPR

  • COAS says 2018 was of immense significance for Pakistan both internally and externally with monumental challenges
Pakistan

RAWALPINDI – Major General Asif Ghafoor, Director General of Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), on Monday said that the jubilation and celebrations across the country tonight on the eve on new year shows our achievements and resolve as a nation.

The DG ISPR stated this in a tweet, besides hailing the sacrifices rendered by the security forces to achieve this.

He says, “We owe it to them who gave their blood and lives for us. Remembering and thanking our ‘Ghazis & Shuhada’ for their noble sacrifices”.

Earlier, Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday said a momentous year was over and 2018 was of immense significance for Pakistan both internally and externally with monumental challenges.

“Challenges are convertible into opportunities. Part we have done, remaining we can, and shall do together Insha Allah,” he said in a tweet posted by the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).

According to the army chief in the new year challenges can be converted into opportunities. He has said that part of the challenges has been overcome and the remaining ones shall be done “together”.

But amid all this, “nothing can defeat the spirit of Pakistan”.