Extension to Gen Bajwa in larger national interest to offset external threat : FFC Chief Mian Kashif


LAHORE:      Mian Kashif Ashfaq Chief Executive Pakistan
Furniture Council (PFC) Wednesday hailing the extension to COAS Gen Qamar
Javed Bajwa termed it an excellent decision under prevailing circumstances
which would help Pakistan to offset external security threats effectively.

In a statement issued here, Mian Kashif said Prime Minister Imran Khan took
this decision in the large interest of the nation as Gen Bajwa is needed at
this crucial point in time for Pakistan.

He further said midway change of command would not have been a right
decision in a crisis-like situation Pakistan has been facing because of the
developments in Afghanistan and what is happening on the eastern border.

He said the PTI government took this decision at a time when India was
openly threatening to use all possible resources against Pakistan and
liberate the part of Azad Kashmir governed by Islamabad.

Mian Kashif said that COAS Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa had rendered great

It is earnestly hoped that he will continue his strives so as to make
Pakistan Army one of the best and distinguished armed forces of the world.

Mian Kashif said the business community acknowledged Pakistan Army’s
efforts in bringing about a secure environment for increased business
opportunities in the country.