—File Photo.

RAWALPINDI: The corps commanders were meeting on Wednesday at the General Headquarters (GHQ) in Rawalpindi, DawnNews reported.

The meeting, chaired by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Ashfaq Pervaiz Kayani, was discussing the country’s internal and external security situation as well as professional matters relating to the armed forces.

Following the establishment of the caretaker government at the centre, this is the first meeting of the armed forces’ top brass.

The corps commanders were also scheduled to discuss the request of the Election Commission of Pakistan for deployment of army personnel at polling stations across the country for the upcoming general elections.

General Kayani was also expected to take his colleagues into confidence over his recent meeting with US Secretary of State John Kerry.

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Comments (6)

a.k.lal
March 27, 2013 8:46 am
good.it is better than planing deceitful wars on neighbours
Abdur Razzaque
March 27, 2013 9:24 am
Make an exception to nourish the democracy with Islamic spirit in Pakistan. It is the only source can put the country together.
Muhammad Amin
March 27, 2013 9:37 am
If Kayani gets more weak phyisically, he will look exactly like Qaid-e-Azam.
MSAlvi
March 27, 2013 9:59 am
What you are trying to say is not understood. Be more clear with your comment please.
Cyrus Howell
March 27, 2013 3:33 pm
Only the Taliban have fighting spirit. Anyone able to fire God's lightning bolts should let us know.
deva
March 27, 2013 5:46 pm
he wants more terrorism, killing of minority, shia etc. Pakistan needs more secularism and openess in society
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