Ministry of Information and Broadcasting of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan

07/09/2024 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 07/09/2024 12:32

PR No. 97 Islamabad: July 09, 2024

Funeral prayers of Captain Muhammad Osama Bin Arshad Shaheed (age: 24 years, resident of District Rawalpindi) who embraced martyrdom while defending the motherland in North Waziristan District, was offered at Chaklala Garrison Rawalpindi. Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif, Information Minister Attaullah Tarar, COAS General Syed Asim Munir and a large number of serving and retired military officers, soldiers and relatives of Shaheed attended the funeral. At the occasion, the PM remarked that these sacrifices reaffirm our resolve to defeat terrorism in all its forms for a peaceful and prosperous Pakistan. He said that the nation stands resolute against these foreign-abetted terrorists and their facilitators and these adversaries of Pakistan will be comprehensively defeated through a multi-domain strategy based on whole-of-the-system approach, InshAllah. The Shaheed will be buried at his native home town where he will be laid to rest with full military honours. *-*-*-*-*-*-*