Rawalpindi: Funeral prayers of Lt Col Faisal Malik and Sepoy Zohaib were offered at Army graveyard, Race Course Ground.

Lt Col Faisal Malik and Sepoy Zohaib embraced martyrdom, while fighting against the terrorists in Shawal area today, said a press release of Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR).

Chief of General Staff, Lt General Zubair Mehmood Hayat and Corps Commander Rawalpindi were among other high-ranking army officials who attended the funeral prayers .

Both the martyred soldiers will be laid to rest in their ancestral towns with all the military honours.