Capt Bilal Zafar, a valiant son of AL-HAVI was born on 25th June1982 in Vill; Kehror, Teh ; Kotli Sattian Dist; Rawalpindi. He belonged to a noble family with Military background. He got his early education from St Pauls Cambridge School and Govt Post Graduate College Satellite Town Rawalpindi. Highly motivated from his forefathers and inspired by Patriotism, he joined Pakistan Army in 2001. Performance of Capt Bilal remained exemplary during his trg and passed out as Battalion Junior Under Officer (BJUO). Capt Bilal joined 42 Baloch Regiment on 12 Oct 2003. Capt Bilal participated in Op Al Mizan, United Nation Operation In Cote De Ivoire, and Op Rah-e-Rast and has been awarded with Imtiazi Sanad for his valor and various operations.
On 17 May 2009, Capt Bilal was assigned the task to clear / capture Ghuzanosar Ridge in Peochar valley, an imp feature of paramount imp for further progress of op. Despite stiff resistance and highly difficult terrain, Capt Bilal along with his combat team advanced and contacted the miscreants and cleared the bunkers. Capt Bilal after accomplishing his assigned task decided to mov fwd and clear next posn. Miscreants after loosing their first posn were offering stiff resistance and not allowing Capt Bilal to mov fwd. Capt Bilal promptly reacted to every situation and while leading from the front was hit by a rocket on his chest and embraced Shahadat, an ultimate desire of any soldier, at the spot.
Capt Bilal was a kind hearted and pious man. He always enjoyed the love and affection of his senior comds and under comds. He was an obedient and disciplined officer.
Capt Bilal Zafar sacrificed his life for the honour and Glory of his motherland. Our Nation / Army is indebted to such great individuals.
SHAHADAT of the gallant son of PAK ARMY will always be written in bold in the dazzling pages of the history and this has added another feather to diadem of PAK ARMY.
May Allah Almighty rest his soul in peace, AMEEN.
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IN DA ROARS OF BULLETS…IN DA THUNDER OF BOMBS…THERE R FEW WHO JUST DONT STOP…KNOWING THAT THEY R SURROUNDED BY DEATH…KNOWING DAT THEY COULD LEAVE THEIR WIVES WIDOWS..N CHILDREN ORPHANS..BUT THEY JUST KEEP ON MOVING CUZ SOMTHING IS PUMPING IN THEIR HEARTS N FLOWING THROUGH THEIR VAINS KNOWN AS HONOUR,DEVOTION , MOTIVATION!!!
DEATH OVER SURRENDER…DATS WHAT THEY SAY DEATH BEFORE DISGRACE…PAK ARMY ZINDABAD…