Islamabad, October 12, 2021 (PPI-OT): Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said fast changing dynamics of warfare demand highest degree of professionalism and rigorous training with due focus on harnessing sophisticated technologies. He was interacting with officers and troops at the commissioning of Chinese origin VT-4 Tank into Strike Formation in Gujranwala.
General Bajwa witnessed demonstration of VT-4 Tank which is a robust war fighting machine. Based on its advanced armour protection, high manoeuvrability and exceptional firepower, VT-4 can be compared with any modern main battle tank of the world. Equipped with auto transmission system and deep-water fording operation capability, it is considered as a potent weapon of strike formations.
The Army Chief remarked that continuous up-gradation of conventional capabilities is imperative for maintaining qualitative edge over adversary and deter aggression. He said VT-4 Tank is another symbol of Pakistan – China strategic cooperation and defence collaboration, and its induction will boost strike capabilities of our formations. The Army Chief also visited the Dynamic Integrated Training Simulator of VT-4.
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