MIRANSHAH: The first passing-out parade of paramilitary Frontier Corps Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (South) recruits was held at Scouts Training Academy of Mir Ali subdivision, North Waziristan on Monday.
Inspector General FC (South) Major General Abid Latif Khan inspected the parade as chief guest. He distributed prizes among the newly trained troopers who showed best performance. Addressing the parade, Major General Abid Latif asked the recruits to keep themselves well trained and skilled to be professionally competent.
A total number of 996 recruits passed out on completion of their military training. Recruit Hezbullah Mohmand was declared as overall the best recruit and was awarded the sword of honour. After the FC has been given operational responsibilities in their respective tribal regions, focus is now on professional training.