RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Army soldiers have won an international sniping and shooting competition in Beijing, said the Inter-Services Public Relations on Thursday.
The team representing Pakistan Army secured first position in all individual and team events.
Pak Army team won intl sniping competition at Beijing.Secured 1st posn in all indl &team events of competiotion-1 pic.twitter.com/eh7UJKv4lV— Gen Asim Bajwa (@AsimBajwaISPR) August 25, 2016
Naik Arshad was declared the best sniper in the competition, which was attended by 21 teams representing 14 countries.
Naik Arshad of Pakistan Army declared best sniper of competition.A total of 21 teams from 14 countries participated in the event-2— Gen Asim Bajwa (@AsimBajwaISPR) August 25, 2016
In July, a Pakistan Air Force (PAF) C-130 Hercules transport aircraft won the Concours D’ Elegance trophy at the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) Show 2016 at Royal Air Force Base Fair Ford in the United Kingdom.
More than 200 aircraft from 50 countries participated in the competition, with the Pakistani contingent stealing the show and winning the trophy.
Last year, a team of Pakistan Army won the gold medal in the premier patrolling event of the British Army - Exercise Cambrian Patrol - beating around 140 teams from armies across the globe.