Swat people support Army in war on terror
SWAT —General Officer Commanding (GOC) Malakand Division Major General Asif Ghafoor has said that people of Swat are peace loving and supporting Pakistan Army in stability of peace in the region. He was addressing a grand Jirga of the members of Village Defense Committees (VDCs) here at Wadudia Hall Saidu sharif on Tuesday.
On this occasion, Station Commander Mingora Brigadier Hassain Abdullah, Colonel Ali, DIG Malakand Azad Khan, Spokesper-son ISPR Malakand Division Major Qamar and other Army officers were present. The GOC said that VDC members are the strong force of Paki- stan Army in Malakand Division adding without support of local people army can not win war against terrorism.
He said that Pakistan Army will never leave the people of Swat in lurch, we will fight till the elimination of last terrorist. On the demand of Swat people, army canton-ment will be inaugurated after the Holy month of Ramazan.
The GOC stated that local’s should keep an eye on the surrounding environment and if spotted unknown or suspected individual in their streets, village, the nearest Army headquarters should immediately be informed.—APP