ISLAMABAD - President Dr Arif Alvi on Satur­day contacted the families of the martyred FC officials, who be­came victims of terrorists’ at­tack from Afghanistan when they were busy in erecting fence along the Pak-Afghan border in Balochistan.

In his telephonic conversa­tion with family members of Ha­waldar Noor, Sepoy Muhammad Shakeel, Qurban Ali, Ghugran Ali, and Ihsan of FC and paid rich tribute to their supreme sacri­fice they have rendered for the defence of the motherland.

The President said the nation is proud of its martyrs. He also prayed higher status for the de­parted souls of FC officials in heaven and commiserated with the bereaved families.

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