Corps of Artillery to be modernised: COAS Gen. Raheel
01 January, 2014
RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday visited the regimental centre of Corps of Artillery in Attock, on the occasion of annual commanding officers conference.
The COAS laid a wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada on his arrival at Artillery Centre and later addressed the commanding officers.
He appreciated the gunners for displaying the highest standards in all professional pursuits, including their befitting participation in operations. He said that Pakistan Army would do all that is possible to modernise the Corps of Artillery as part of its overall drive to prepare for the future threat.
Speaking on the leadership traits, the COAS emphasised cardinals of character, courage and competence as the core ingredients of a military leader to inspire his subordinates and accomplish his assigned mission.
Earlier on his arrival at the regimental centre, the COAS was received by the Colonel Commandant Corps of Artillery, Lieutenant General Tariq Nadeem Gillani and Inspector General Arms Lieutenant General Muhammad Ijaz Chaudhry.