PN to defend maritime interests of Pakistan
KARACHI—Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah visited Naval installations at Gwadar to witness operational readiness of PN Units in the area and port security measures. Upon his arrival the Admiral was received by Commander Coast Rear Admiral Waseem Akram, said an ISPR statement on Friday.
During his visit, Naval Chief was briefed regarding the ongoing operational activities and associated security aspects at Gwadar port particularly with respect to CPEC project. The Naval Chief expressed Pakistan Navy’s resolve to ensure seaward defence of vital maritime infrastructure and protection of the maritime interests of Pakistan against all threats and reiterated that development of Gwadar port will be lynchpin for the overall success of CPEC project.
While talking to the officers and men, the Admiral also applauded their professionalism and dedication in safeguarding the maritime frontiers of the country.