Islamabad, August 07, 2013 (PPI-OT): Col Gen Vladimir V. Chirkin C-In-C of the Ground Forces of the Russian Federation alongwith an official delegation visited Pakistan Ordnance Factories this morning. On arrival at POF the delegation was received by Lt Gen Muhammad Ahsan Mahmood, HI (M), Chairman POF Board and introduced them with POF Board Members.
The Chairman POF Board in the welcoming remarks told the delegation that POF was the premier organization of the country which was not only meeting defence requirements of the Armed Forces of Pakistan but also exporting its products to over 30 countries around the globe. Syed Naseem Raza, CE Wah Nobel gave the detailed briefing to the delegation. C.E. Wah Nobel in his briefing told that POF is a gigantic complex with 14 directly controlled factories, 06 subsidiaries and total workforce is more than 26 thousand. POF Industrial base is strong enough to undertake development and production of almost all types of conventional arms and ammunitions.
The delegation visited products display lounges, later they were taken to some production units where they witnessed manufacturing process of arms and ammunitions. C-In-C of the Ground Forces of the Russian Federation showed keen interest in manufacturing process of arms and ammunitions and praised the high quality products of POF.
For more information, Contact:
Pakistan Ordnance Factories
Chairman POF Board
Lt. General Muhammad Ahsan Mahmood HI(M).
Tel: +92 51 9271402, +92 51 9055-23217, +92 51 9055-21017