Rawalpindi: Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Asif Sandila, called on the Federal Minister for Defence, Ch. Ahmad Mukhtar, in his office today. He remained for some time with the Minister, and discussed the operational and professional matters of Pakistan Navy. Ch. Ahmad Mukhtar assured the Naval Chief of governments resolve to strengthen and upgrade its Armed Forces.
The naval chief briefed the Minister of current developments in the region and apprized him of operational preparations of Pakistan Navy and expressed a resolve that Pakistan Navy is well-prepared to meet any internal or external challenges.
The Minister expressed that under his able command, Pakistan Navy would emerge as a superior force to meet any challenge. The government is focusing on modernizing Pakistan Navy, which is imperative in the wake of international war against terror and protection of maritime frontier of the country.
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