Pakistan Military media wing, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Friday issued a statement on Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi’s visit to Armed Forces Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine (AFIRM), Rawalpindi.
ISPR in its statement said that, Shah Mahmood Qureshi during his visit to AFIRM, war wounded soldiers, inquired their well-being and was given detailed briefing on the role and contributions of AFIRM.
According to military media wing, while speaking on the occasion, Foreign Minister said that
ISPR said that Shah Mahmood Qureshi during his visit that the whole nation takes pride in our Armed Forces and acknowledges their achievements and sacrifices may it be during war, internal security duties or nation building projects across the length and breadth of the country.
The FM, according to the ISPR, also appreciated the high morale of soldiers and paid tribute for their contributions for peace and stability in the region.
Foreign Minister Surgeon General of Pakistan Army Lieutenant General Nigar Johar was also present on the occasion, ISPR said.
What is AFIRM?
AFIRM is premier rehabilitating institute for the war wounded soldiers who have sacrificed their limbs during various military operations. According to ISPR, this State of the Art facility also provides services to both military and civilians affected by accidents, calamities, any kind of violence and Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs).