KHARIAN: Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani has said that Pakistan Army is well equipped, highly motivated and fully capable to defeat all dimensions of conventional and unconventional threat posed to security and integrity of the country. Addressing officers at Garrison here on Wednesday, he said that it is harmonization of socio-political, administrative and military strategies that will usher an environment of peace and stability in the long term. Ultimately, it is the will of the people and their support that is decisive, he said. It is critical that Pakistan Army’s efforts are backed by the nation, he stressed.
General Kayani said that the nation held them in high esteem. This national support was crucial to synergize national effort. The Chief of Army Staff exhorted the troops to devote themselves fully towards enhancing their professional capabilities and maintain the highest state of preparedness. Urging the officers to maintain their focus on professional pursuits, the Chief of Army Staff emphasized that excellence in training is the key to enhancing operational preparedness. It is the leadership, which has emerged as the decisive factor in such an environment and you must lead by personal example, he stressed.