Army Arranges Tour For Quetta Students


Army arranges tour for Quetta students

QUETTA,(UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -5th Sep,2016) : The Pakistan Army arranged a study tour of Takato mountain for students of Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management Sciences (BUITEMS), Al-Hamad Islamic University and University of Balochistan.

Takato mountain is one of four mountains surrounding Quetta valley. Other threes include Koh Mordar, Koh Chiltan and Koh Zarghoo. Brigadier, Mir Siddique and Colonel, Ail accorded warm welcome to the students who reached Takato mountain in connection with study and recreational tour.

Speaking to media persons on the occasion, students said that the Pak Army played pivotal role in restoration of peace in the country, especially in Khyber Pakhtunkhawa and Balochistan where insurgency was waged by militants.

"We salute to Pak Army for its important role in restoration of peace in the region," he said. They said that Balochistan including Quetta valley have several recreational spots and the government could earn exchequer by promoting tourism sector.

"There are several places in Balochistan which could attract a lot of tourists," they said. The students raised slogans long live Pakistan and Long Live Pak Army. Later, luncheon was given in honour of students by the Pak Army.