General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) received the PM at Quetta Air Base. A detailed briefing on security situation of the Province, challenges and response was given. PM was also briefed about socio-economic development based Khushal Balochistan program, security of CPEC projects and progress of fencing along Pak-Afg border.
COAS said that having achieved stability in troubled areas of KP, lately our focus has been on Balochistan which is economic future of Pakistan.
PM acknowledged and appreciated contributions of security forces towards improving peace, stability and socio-economic development of the Province. PM said that through a comprehensive national effort, cooperation between federal and provincial governments and assistance of Army we shall realise the true potentials of Balochistan. He said that only a cohesive national effort shall In Shaa Allah take provinces and the country to the rightful destination of peace, progress and prosperity.