RAWALPINDI: On Thursday, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif called the General Headquarters (GHQ) where Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif welcomed him. The prime minister was introduced with a guard of honor on arrival to the GHQ.
Khwaja Asif Defence Minister, Adviser to PM on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar accompanied the PM on his sojourn to the GHQ.
PM Nawaz also came to see the monument of martyred army personnel. He paid tribute to the army and those martyred in the line of duty. Nawaz also inspected on operation Zarb-e-Azb and praised army for its performance in progress against militants and then far. The prime minister heaped praise on armed military groups for their sacrifices for national defence.