Pakistan Army has successfully tested short range ballistic missile Hataf-2 Abdali which has a range of 180km. Missile can carry both conventional and nuclear warheads. This test was conducted by the Army to validate the latest improvements donein the Hataf-2 Abdali ballistic missile.
Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Khalid Shameem Wynne along with Director General Strategic Plans Division, Commander Army Strategic Force Command Lieutenant General Jamil Haider, Lieutenant General (Retd) Khalid Ahmed Kidwai, Chairman SUPARCO Major General Ahmed Bilal, Senior officers from the Armed Forces and Scientists and Engineers of Strategic Organizations observed the test.
Both President and Prime Minister have congratulated the Scientists on the successful test firing of the Hataf-2 Abdali.