Personnel ready at all times to counter insurgencies: DG Punjab Rangers


LAHORE: Rangers Director General (DG) Major General Umar Farooq Burki on Monday has said that personnel are round the clock ready to counter insurgencies.


He expressed these views while addressing participants of 23rd passing out parade at Rangers Training Garrison Centre.

He said that Rangers have a vital role in maintaining security of the country. The DG reviewed the parade at the centre. The Anti Terrorism Force (ATF) displayed their skills and opened live fire. The personnel showed skills regarding emergency response, crossing hurdles, climbing high buildings, rescue operations and others.

DG Burki lauded the performances of the troops. He said that Rangers personnel are ready at all times to counter terrorism.

Prizes were also distributed among all 77 passing out cadets.