RAWALPINDI: The 41st competition of Pak Army Rifle Association has come to an end and Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa distributed prizes among the outstanding performers.
According to the Pakistan Army Public Relations (ISPR), the closing ceremony of the Pakistan Army Rifle Association competitions was held at Jhelum Garrison.
The mega-shooting event was held from October 26 to December 1 with the participation of Army, Navy and Air Force snipers.
General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff awarding highest Military Shooting Honour ‘The Master at Arms’ Trophy to best firer Lance Havaldar Arshad Saddique of Pakistan Army pic.twitter.com/EW4FEJUDjY— Qamar Javed Bajwa Fans 🇵🇰 (@iamCOAS) December 2, 2021
According to ISPR, more than 2,500 shooters, including Civil Armed Forces and civilians, participated. In the inter-competition competitions, Multan Corps came first and Mangla Corps came second.
The Big Bore National Challenge took its name.
Addressing the closing ceremony, Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa said that
The shooting skills of a young man are his distinguishing feature and shooting skills are central to basic military training.