Islamabad, November 30, 2016 (PPI-OT): The newly appointed Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, Gen Zubair Mahmood Hayat called on Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah at Naval Headquarters, today. It was premiere visit of Gen Zubair Mahmood Hayat after assuming the office as Chairman.
Upon arrival at Naval Headquarters, the dignitary was received by Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah. A smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Navy clad in ceremonial dress presented him the Guard of Honour. The Naval Chief then introduced the visiting dignitary to the Principal Staff Officers at Naval Headquarters.
Later, General Zubair Mahmood Hayat called on Chief of the Naval Staff in his office which was followed by comprehensive brief on Pakistan Navy’s role in Regional Maritime Security situation and Operational Development in the Indian Ocean region.
During the meeting, Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah congratulated the CJCSC on his promotion and assuming Command of the best forces in the world. The Naval Chief said that Pakistan Navy will continue its endeavours to enhance synergy and seamless integration in operational and other inter-services matters under the auspices of worthy Chairman. The Naval Chief assured whole hearted support by Pakistan Navy and hoped that Armed Forces of Pakistan will further progress and maintain their forceful posture under the able Command of General Zubair Mahmood Hayat.
On the occasion, Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee expressed his entire satisfaction over operational readiness and strenuous efforts by Pakistan Navy to make maritime defence of the country impregnable. He further assured that he will work in close coordination with Pakistan Armed Forces to enhance Inter Services cooperation and transform them into potent and well coherent integrated forces of the region.
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