Initially published in Daily Pakistan by Nozair Hanif Mirza on December 25, 2018
The army chief joined the Christian community at Rawalpindi’s Christ Church to take part in the Christmas celebrations
RAWALPINDI— Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Tuesday joined Christian community at Christ Church, Rawalpindi to take part in Christmas celebrations, according to a communique issued by the military’s media wing.
COAS Bajwa wished Merry Christmas to the entire Christian community in Pakistan and acknowledged the role of Christians not only towards the creation of Pakistan but also for their contributions towards its progress, the statement added.
The military chief also appreciated the role of various institutions in the fields of education, health and public welfare being managed by Christian community across the South Asian country.
The COAS especially acknowledged their contributions in defence of the motherland as part of Pakistan Armed Forces.
The congregation welcomed Gen Bajwa and thanked him for sharing the festivity.
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