LAHORE - Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that the brave soldiers who laid down their lives for the country at the highest and hardest battlefront in the world are still alive in the hearts of the people and the nation is proud of these officers and jawans.

In his message at the third anniversary of Gayari tragedy which took place on April 7, 2012, the Chief Minister said that the supreme sacrifices of martyrs at Gayarai sector can never be forgotten.

He said that the defense of a country is impregnable which has such brave soldiers who are infused with the spirit of martyrdom. He said that the whole Pakistani nation is proud of its Ghazis and |martyrs and people of Pakistan will always remember the supreme sacrifice of the martyrs of Gayari.