Rawalpindi, March 29, 2017 (PPI-OT):Installation ceremony of Colonel Commandant Azad Kashmir (AK) Regiment was held at AK centre Mansar Camp today. General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) was the chief guest. COAS and outgoing Col of the Regt Lt Gen Ashfaq Nadeem Ahmad, Retired pinned the badges of rank on Lieutenant General Hidayat ur Rehman to install him as Colonel Commandant of the AK Regiment.
Speaking at the occasion, COAS acknowledged and hailed contributions of AK Regt towards defence of the motherland which includes 3842 shaheeds. COAS also thanked the outgoing Colonel Commandant of the AK Regiment for his meritorious services as Colonel of the Regiment. Senior serving / retired officers and troops of AK Regiment were present on the occasion.
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