RAWALPINDI – Chief of Army Staff Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa was presented with a guard of honour as he arrived at the General Headquarters (GHQ) for the first time after assuming command on Wednesday.
Upon arriving at the General Headquarters, Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa was presented with a guard of honour by a smart contingent of Pakistan Army to formally welcome him to his new office.
Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa witnessed the parade. He also laid a floral wreath at the Yadgar-e-Shuhuda and offered fateha for the martyred.
Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa, COAS on his arrival at GHQ today visited Yadgar-e-Shuhada ,laid a floral wreath and offered Fateha. pic.twitter.com/HmvnhRWi2u
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Gen. Qamar Javed Bajwa assumed command of Pakistan Army the previous day after Gen. (r) Raheel Sharif passed the command cane to him in a prestigious ceremony which featured prominent journalists, retired army officers, senior politicians and law makers .
After assuming command of Pakistan Army, Gen. Bajwa stated that the situation across the Line of Control would return to normal.