Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Nadeem Raza while addressing passing out parade of cadets at Pakistan Military Academy (PMA), called upon the world to acknowledge country’s notable pro-peace efforts and contributions.
According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), passing out parade of 143th PMA Long Course, 62nd Integrated Course, 11th Mujahid Course, 17th Lady Cadets Course and 2nd Basic Military Training Course was held at PMA, Kakul on Saturday (today).
Cadets from Sri Lanka, Iraq, Maldives and Nepal were also among those who passed out from PMA Kakul today.
Addressing the event, CJCSC Gen Nadeem Raza reiterated Pakistan’s commitment towards peace and accentuated that the world must duly acknowledge country’s notable contribution, efforts for peace.
Pakistani nation is united against terrorism and extremism. It is striving for peace and playing a role in establishing peace and stability in the region, said General Nadeem Raza.
Speaking to cadets, CJCSC underscored the need to be abreast with modern challenges and dynamics which can be achieved via professionalism and dedication.
Furthermore, CJCSC General Nadeem Raza, being the Chief Guest of the passing out parade, bestowed shields to the cades.
The coveted Sword of Honour was awarded to Academy Senior Under Officer Abdul Samad Khan Khattak. The President’s Gold medal to Company Senior Under Officer Waqas Khurshid, and the Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee Overseas Gold Medal to Company Junior Under Officer Ismail Hizwath Saeed from Maldives and Chief of Army Staff cane was awarded to Course Under Officer Muhammad Ghazan from 11th Mujahid Course.
Commandant Canes were awarded to Company Junior Under Officer Ammar Haider from 62nd Integrated Course, Course Under Officer Ammar Ahmed from 2nd Basic Military Training Course and Course Under Officer Hajira Khan from 17th Lady Cadets Course.