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Miscellaneous National Tasks
 
 Assistance in Aid of Civil Administration

Army has been always forthcoming in assisting civil administration with its own resources in all tasks which has a contributory effect towards nation building.

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 Education System

Army is already running some of the best education institutions in the country. National University of Science and Technology, Cadet Colleges and a large no of Army Public Schools/ Federal Government institutions are few visible examples. The beneficiaries include 57% civilians.

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 Crisis Management

Since independence there have been numerous occasions where the services of the armed forces have been requisitioned by the civil authorities to enable them to cope with disasters or difficulties for which they found their own resources inadequate. These tasks have ranged from rescue and relief operations during natural calamities like earthquake and floods, occasional tasks like Anti-Locust Operations undertaken during the locust menace of 1951-53 in Punjab, Sindh and Baluchistan, to Anti Wild Boar Operations of 1961 carried out in Punjab and Sindh. Each formation of the Army in any part of the country has detailed plans prepared and duties well defined to deal with these contingencies at short notice. Some of the task Army is and has been employed in Aid of Civil Power are:

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 Law and Order

Army is always called in to restore law and order during sectarian, political and other incidents of violence.

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 Flood Relief Operations

Participation of Army in Flood Relief Operations has assumed permanence. These include rescue of life livestock and property, distribution of food, clothing, epidemic control and earth works.

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