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Pak Army wins inter services firing competition
December 16, 2017

The 37th Pakistan Army Rifle Association Central Meet, the mega shooting competition of the country was held near Jhelum today (Saturday). 

Army Chief was the chief guest on the occasion.

A total of 811 firers including 142 civilians and 25 teams from three services, Pakistan Rangers, Lahore Garrison Shooting Gallery, Federal Rifle association and Pakistan Police from Punjab, Sind and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa participated in 29 events during the meet.

Special feature of the meet was participation by War Wounded officers and soldiers who had overcome various levels of combat disabilities.

Team of Pakistan Army scored maximum points to become champion in Inter Services Firing Competition.

COAS awarded the trophies and medals to the winners and runners up in each category of shooting.

While interacting with participants, Army Chief appreciated the shooters on their excellent standard of marksmanship.