PM Nawaz and Army Chief arrives in Quetta


QUETTA: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif arrived here on a day-long visit on Thursday morning.


PM Nawaz has arrived to inaugurate multiple development projects in the provincial capital.

Federal ministers Chaudry Nisar Ali Khan and General (retd) Abdul Qadir Baloch were also accompanying the prime minister.

Shortly after arriving in Quetta, the premier inaugurated the Balochistan Agricultural University, Saryab Road flyover and an Underpass in the provincial capital.

The prime minister was later scheduled to be briefed on the law and order situation at the Governor House during a meeting that in which Chief of the Army Staff General Raheel Sharif would also be present.

Strict security arrangements were in place for the prime minister’s visit to Quetta.