Army fully supports ECP efforts for holding fair polls: Kayani
06 April, 2013
ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani called on the Chief Election Commissioner Justice (R) Fakhruddin G Ebrahim on Friday and discussed security arrangements pertaining to the general elections-2103.
The Secretary Defence and Secretary ECP were also present at the occasion.
Chief of Army Staff assured the Chief Election Commissioner that Pakistan Army fully supports the efforts being made by the Election Commission to hold free, fair and credible elections in the country and that all possible assistance would be extended to create an environment conducive to achieve this laudable objective.
The Chief Election Commissioner thanked the Chief of Army Staff and said that at this critical juncture of our history all the state organisations were expected to play their respective role to serve the supreme national interest by holding transparent and peaceful elections as enshrined in the Constitution.