Raheel visits Yadgar-e-Shuhada, offers fateha
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif soon after his arrival at General Headquarters (GHQ) here on Monday visited Yadgar-e-Shuhada, laid a floral wreath and offered Fateha. Wreath-laying was followed by a simple but impressive ceremony at the GHQ to formally welcome the new COAS. A smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Army presented guard of honour to COAS, who reviewed the parade.
Copyright Associated Press of Pakistan, 2013
According to ISPR, on arrival at the GHQ, the COAS was received by the Chief of General Staff, Lieutenant General Ishfaq Nadeem Ahmad. Later, Principal Staff Officers (PSOs) at GHQ met the new COAS.
General Raheel Sharif took over command of Pakistan Army as 15th Chief of Army Staff, on Friday (29th November) at a ceremony held in Hockey Stadium at GHQ.