Pak Army to focus on efficient border management in FATA: COAS

Raheel Sharif Latestnews54sf54fs45sf45RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff Gen Raheel Sharif on Tuesday said that the army will now focus its efforts on more efficient border management in FATA to prevent cross border movement of terrorists.

The army chief said this during a visit to forward locations in North and South Waziristan today where he spent the day with tribal people and army officials.

COAS Sharif inspected rehabilitation work carried out for the internally displaced people who had returned to their war ravaged villages, the ISPR said.

Chief of Army Staff acknowledged the tribal’s’ sacrifices and assured them that terrorists would never be allowed to return. “Army would not go back till the job is fully done,” he maintained.

The Army Chief assured that work on the return and resettlement of temporarily displaced people will continue and be completed by the end of 2016.