Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited Pak-Afghan Border in Bajour Agency on Wednesday.

According to military's media wing, the Army Chief was given detailed briefing regarding ongoing efforts to effectively check terrorist infiltration routes from across the border, progress on fencing, construction of new forts/posts along the border and development of new tracks to facilitate local public.

While interacting with troops, COAS appreciated their high morale and effective border security which resulted in denying maximum cross border attack attempts by terrorists.

Later, COAS met Ulema of FATA/KPK at Peshawar. Army Chief lauded their support in fight against  terrorism and acknowledged their contributions for peace and harmony.

Ulema unanimously condemned terrorism and pledged their continued support to efforts of security forces for bringing peace and stability.

Gen Bajwa said that Pakistan belongs to all Pakistanis without any religious, provincial, tribal, linguistic, ethnic, sectarian  or any other identity.