Karachi, November 20, 2012 (PPI-OT): Rear Admiral Tahseen Ullah Khan has been promoted to the rank of Vice Admiral with immediate effect.
Vice Admiral Tahseen Ullah Khan got commission in the Operations branch of Pakistan Navy on 01 December 1977. Upon acquiring further training at Britannia Royal Naval College Dartmouth, UK, he joined PN Submarine service and served onboard a variety of submarine.
During his career, Vice Admiral Tahseen held various Command and Staff appointments. He served as the Commanding Officer of PN Submarines GHAZI and MANGRO. His eminent Staff duties include ADC to Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee, Naval and Air Advisor in Pakistan High Commission Malaysia.
He also held the appointments of Director Maritime Affairs, Director Submarine Operations, Deputy Director Pakistan Maritime Security Agency, Commandant PN War College, Chief Staff Officer to Commander Pakistan Fleet, Director General Pakistan Maritime Security Agency and Flag Officer Sea Training. At present, the Admiral is holding the office of Commander Logistics Pakistan Navy.
Vice Admiral Tahseen has done various professional courses which include Antisubmarine Course from France, PN War Course and Armed Forces War course. He holds degrees of B.Sc (Hons) and M.Sc (War Studies) from University of Karachi and Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad.
In recognition of his meritorious services, he has been awarded Sitara-e-Imtiaz and Hilal-e-Imtiaz (Military).
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