General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) met with Pakistan Army Team which won International Sniping Competition held at Beijing,China from 22–27 August 2016, and awarded them prizes.
A total of 21 teams of 15 countries participated in the competition. In total 12 competitions were held involving individual, team and comprehensive events. Pakistan Army team secured 1st position in all the events. Naik Arshad of SSG was declared the best sniper of the competition.