Pak Army ready to assist civil administration to contain Coronavirus pandemic

Qamar Javed Bajwa

Islamabad, 23 March 2020 – Mudasser Chudhary:

Special Corps Commanders’ Conference chaired by Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa was held in Rawalpindi, on single point agenda of COVID-19.

Corps Commanders participated through video link from respective Corps Headquarters.

The forum reviewed countrywide spread of COVID-19 and deliberated army’s readiness to assist civil administration to contain the pandemic.

The Army Chief said Pakistan Army being part of national effort shall serve and protect the nation as a sacred duty.

According to ISPR, all available troops of Pakistan Army and its medical resources across the country have been tasked to be ready to assist activities in concert with civil administration on short notice.