Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday assured the military’s continued support to facilitate socio-economic development in Balochistan, an Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) statement said.

“Balochistan’s progress is Pakistan’s progress,” General Bajwa said at the final segment of the 10-day Pakistan Motor Rally 2017 which started in Khunjerab and concluded in Gwadar .

“CPEC will be truly successful when it lifts Balochistan to its rightful place. Pakistan Army will extend full support and assist the socio-economic development of Balochistan by the government,” he added.

The Army chief also lauded the organisers, participants and supporters. “Pakistanis are peace and sports loving resilient nation thus bound to rise despite all challenges,” he said.