Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa hosted a reception for the Champions Trophy winning squad where he hailed their performance and thanked them for providing a much awaited jubilant moment for the entire nation.
The COAS advised the whole squad, which consists of many young cricketers, to stay humble and to continue their hard work.
“Stay humble, continue working hard and be upright as they are the ambassadors of Pakistan,” army chief was quoted as saying by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
Speaking at the occasion, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Chairman Shaharyar Khan thanked COAS for his support for bringing back the game of cricket back to Pakistan.
Moreover, PCB Executive Committee Chairman, Najam Sethi thanked COAS for his support for holding PSL final in Lahore.
The Champion squad also thanked COAS for honouring them, their sacrifices in war against terrorism and for their ongoing efforts for making Pakistan secure.