Passing out parade of Frontier Corps held
CHITRAL: Passing out parade of
the sepoys of Northern Sector of Frontier Corps consisting of
Chitral Scouts, Dir Scouts and Bajaur Scouts was held here on
Thursday in Drosh cantonment in which four hundred and seventy nine
personnel were regularly inducted into the force.
Commander of 11 Corps Peshawar Lieutenant General Nazir Ahmed Butt
took salute of the march past and administered oath to the jawans
inducted in the militia.
Addressing the passing out cadets, Lt Gen Nazir Ahmed Butt said
that Frontier Corps had a glorious history of gallantry and heroic
actions both in war and peace time and its jawans have proved their
He asked the new entrants to the force to fully concentrate their
attention on their professional grooming and hold fast the glorious
traditions of the militia whose history spans over a 111 years of
The inspector general of Frontier Corps, major general Shaheen
Mazhar general officer commanding of Swat Army Division major
general Ali Amer Awan and commandant of Chitral Scouts colonel
Nizamud Din Shah were also in attendance on the occasion.