RAWALPINDI: Passing out parade of 145th PMA Long Course, twelfth Mujahid Course, nineteenth Lady Cadet Course and sixty fourth Integrated Course held at Pakistan Military Academy, Kakul.
17 Allied cadets from Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Jordan, Maldives, Azerbaijan and Nigeria had been additionally amongst passing out cadets together with worldwide Lady Cadets.
Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmed Baber Sidhu, Chief of Air Staff was the chief visitor on the event. He reviewed the parade. The CAS congratulated the passing out cadets on reaching this milestone. The chief visitor gave awards to distinguished cadets.
The coveted Sword of Honour was awarded to Academy Senior below Officer ASUO Abdul Qahar of 145th Long Course. The President’s Gold Medal to Battalion Senior Under Officer Ubaid Ur Rehman of 145th Long Course, the Overseas Gold Medal to Foreign Country Senior Under Officer Issa Enad Al Masoodi from Iraq of 145th Long Course, Commandant’s Cane to Company Sports Sergeant Matee Ur Rasool of Integrated Course, Commandant’s Cane to Company Junior Under Officer M Haseeb Khan of Basic Military Training Course, Commandant’s Cane to Company Under Officer Faizan Khan of Basic Mujahid Course, Commandant’s Cane to Company Sergeant Major Nida of Lady Cadet Course and Commandant’s Overseas Medal to Friendly Country Sergeant Hauwa from Nigeria.
Major General Omer Ahmed Bokhari, Commandant Pakistan Military Academy and numerous senior serving and retired armed forces personnel, dad and mom and family members of passing out cadets witnessed the parade.