Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Qamar Bajwa has taken notice of the incident of misconduct by the wife of a serving army officer at a check post on Hazara Motorway after the video clips of the event went viral on social media.
As being reported an immediate disciplinary action is initiated against the officer on COAS directive.
According to the source, the incident occurred on 20th May around 5 pm local time when the woman along with a young man apparently seems to be her son, was traveling to Shankari from Mehsehra.
It came to light after a video clip went viral on social media showing a woman claiming to be the wife of a colonel misbehaved with a police officer at Hazara Motorway check post, upon being stopped by the constable on a traffic violation.
ذلیل ھونے سے تو بہتر ھے،ھر دوسرے روز ایسے ھی کسی بڑے افسر کی اھلیہ کسی بھی دوسرے ادارے کے لوگوں کو گالیاں دیتی پائی جاتی ھیں. pic.twitter.com/CbKyn7R8ys
— صحرانورد (@Aadiiroy) May 20, 2020
The video clips went viral on social media, that landed hashtag #ColonelKiBiwi into a worldwide trend:
— Jan Pashteen (@janmuhammad345) May 20, 2020
Ladies and gentlemen! Presenting you The legendary couple of Pakistan..
Had the law punished this Colonel yesterday, his wife wouldn't dare to sabotage the law today…
Same shitt, different day…#کرنل_کی_بیوی pic.twitter.com/p3yaCHx3n0
— Ikram rehman (@ikramrehman10) May 21, 2020
Today on 27 Ramadan we got independence.But what type of independence it was?This colonel wife make me again feel that we are still slaves in our country. I truly support law abiding police officer .Hats off to you sir!!!!
— انتیعاش امیر💫 (@IntiashA) May 21, 2020
While the prompt notice taken by Gen Qamar Javed Bajawa COAS by ordering disciplinary action against the officer whose family misbehaved on the roadside with the police is also being praised on social media.
We must appriciate the prompt notice taken by Gen Qamar Javed Bajawa COAS by ordering disciplinary action against the officer whose family misbehaved on the road side with the police
It shows how good built in accountability system is in Pak Army.I hope civil side also follows it
— Senator Rehman Malik (@SenRehmanMalik) May 20, 2020
#COAS Gen Qamar Bajwa takes notice of Army officer’s wife misbehaving at a police checkpoint on Hazara motorway.#Army’s swift accountability process is exemplary 4 civilian institutions who even fail 2 notice rape victims’ complaints.
Some soul searching is in order.
— Jan Achakzai / جان اچکزئی (@Jan_Achakzai) May 20, 2020
Pak Army is the most disciplined institution
Following half of its discipline in civilian institutns we can make Pak an ideal welfare state
PakArmy is trained to uphold national aspirations
I really appreciates COAS for taking immediate action against Colonel's wife#کرنل_کی_بیوی pic.twitter.com/y628snNaOV
— Engr.Saad Kaleem🇵🇰 (@ZarbeKaleemi) May 20, 2020