ISLAMABAD Jan 10 (TNS): Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi has expressed satisfaction over Operational Readiness, Developmental Plans and security aspects of Gwadar Port and related Maritime Components of CPEC Project.
Chairing Command and Staff Conference of Pakistan Navy, he reiterated Pakistan Navy’s unflinching resolve to ensure seaward defence of vital maritime infrastructure and protection of the maritime interests of Pakistan against all threats and challenges at all cost.
Chief of the Naval Staff said that this project is a manifestation of Pakistan Navy’s road map towards indigenization, and it will enhance combat potential of PN Fleet manifold.
He also expressed satisfaction over operational readiness of Pakistan Navy in the face of prevalent Maritime challenges including security aspects of Gwadar Port and related Maritime Components of CPEC Project.
During the conference, matters related to operational preparedness, developmental plans of Pakistan Navy, prevailing security situation and training and welfare of troops were reviewed.