A Pakistan Army Vehicle met an accident in AJK, Bagh Area in which 9 soldiers embraced Shahadat while 4 were wounded badly, ISPR stated.
On 22 August 2022, Pakistan Army’s vehicle met an accident in AJK and fell into a Nullah in Shujabad in the early morning causing the martyrdom of nine Pak Army soldiers. However, 4 soldiers are wounded and shifted to CMH Rawalpindi for medical aid. The Pak army soldiers were on their regular military duty when this sad incident happened.
The Namaz-e-Janaza of Nine Soldiers was offered at Mangla Garrison, attended by military officials including Corps Commander Rawalpindi, Lt General Sahir Shamshad Mirza, and more. As per the resources, the Martyrs will be buried with full Military protocol and honor in their native hometowns.
All the political leaders and government officials expressed deep sorrow and grief over this loss. Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif also condoled with the families of Martyred soldiers. Also, he prayed for the fast recovery of injured soldiers. AJK’s prime minister also expressed grief over the incident.