RAWALPINDI, Pakistan: The Corps Commanders on Monday approved a comprehensive plan for carrying out Combing operations to pre-empt potential sleeper cells and hideouts of terrorists.
The approval was given when a Corps Commander Conference was held at the army’s general headquarters in Rawalpindi on Monday with the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif in the Chair.
The Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said that the forum was briefed in detail about internal and external security situation of the country.
Participants of the conference dwelt at length on operational preparedness, training and other professional matters.
The COAS while lauding the successful completionof Shawal operation paid rich tribute to the sacrifices of the troops of Army, Frontier Corps (FC) and Rangers who are valiantly fighting war against terrorism to make Pakistan a safer place.
The ISPR said that a comprehensive plan for carrying out Combing operations was approved to pre-empt potential sleeper cells and hideouts of terrorists while simultaneously enhancing the reach of local and provincial law enforcement agencies (LAEs).