Gen Raheel attends martyrs’ funeral prayers

PESHAWAR (INP): The funeral prayers of eight valiant troops, who were martyred in a clash with the militants in Spin Qamar village of Bara, Khyber Agency, was offered here on Wednesday night.

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif, a large number of senior military officials and relatives of the fallen soldiers attended the prayers at Corps Headquarters Peshawar.

Later, the bodies of the martyrs were sent to their respective hometowns for burial. Later, the army chief visited Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Peshawar to inquire after the health of soldiers, who were injured in Wednesday’s skirmish.

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