Rawalpindi: Sunday may be a day off for all but Pakistan Chief of Army staff decided to visit South Waziristan Agency (SWA) to spend the day with troops, ISPR reports.

On arrival, the GOC briefed Bajwa about the security and stability in the Agency, including border management and TDPs’ rehabilitation. Expressing his satisfaction on operational gains, development works and measures for better border security management, COAS urged everyone to continue being focused on maintaining peace in the area.

While interacting with the troops, COAS lauded their bravery and commitment, which enabled the re-establishment of order of the state. He also acknowledged the tribal brethren’s support.

Earlier, on arrival at SWA, COAS was received by Peshawar Corps Commander Lt Gen Nazir Ahmed Butt.