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   May 19, 2017



Passing out parade of Frontier Corps held

By Zahiruddin

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 mettle.

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 age.

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.



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