Friday, January 27

Tag: Pakistan Navy

Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Maritime Security Agency and Collectorate of Customs Enforcement seized 1450 Kg of Drugs at Sea 

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Karachi, January 24, 2023 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) and Collectorate of Customs Enforcement seized 1450 Kg narcotics in a joint intelligence based counter narcotics operation in North Arabian Sea. During the successful joint operation, security forces apprehended largest amount of narco in-terms of quantity that included 586 Kg of Ice crystal and 864 Kg of heroin. The seized narco is valued approximately Rs 15 Billion in International market. The arrested smugglers and drug cache handed over to Custom authorities for legal proceedings. The successful joint anti-narcotics operation by Pakistan Navy, PMSA and Customs enforcement reaffirm resolve to deny illegal activities in maritime zones of Pakistan and to synergize efforts of Maritime Law Enforcement...

Naval Chief Heads Command and Staff Conference at Naval Headquarters Islamabad 

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Islamabad, January 11, 2023 (PPI-OT):Command and Staff Conference of Pakistan Navy concluded at Naval Headquarters, Islamabad. The Conference was chaired by Chief of the Naval Staff, Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi. During the conference, matters related to national security, geo strategic affairs, combat readiness and training of troops were discussed. Ongoing progress on PN projects including future plans were reviewed and way forward were deliberated. The conference assessed evolving maritime affairs in the region and beyond. The Naval Chief emphasized on maintaining perpetual combat readiness to effectively thwart any aggression against Pakistan. The Naval Chief lauded the initiatives undertaken towards capability development through acquisition of emerging technologies. The Admiral ...

Pakistan Navy assumes Guard Duties at Mausoleum of Allama Muhammad Iqbal 

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Lahore, November 09, 2022 (PPI-OT):An impressive Change of Guard Ceremony was held at mausoleum of Dr Allama Muhammad Iqbal as the nation celebrates 145th birth anniversary of National Poet, who with the vision of independent state inspired the creation of Pakistan. A smartly turned out contingent of Pakistan Navy assumed ceremonial guard duties with traditional spirit and enthusiasm. The outgoing Pakistan Rangers Punjab ceremoniously handed over the guard duties to Pakistan Navy. Pakistan Navy Station Commander at Lahore, Commodore Sajid Hussain graced the occasion as Chief Guest who presented mark of respect at Allama Iqbal mausoleum. The ceremonial Guard mounting was followed by floral wreath laying at the mausoleum by Chief Guest on behalf of Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad A...

Pakistan Navy Ships participated in International Fleet Review at Japan 

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Islamabad, November 09, 2022 (PPI-OT):Pakistan Navy Ships comprising PNS NASR and PNS SHAMSHEER Port-called Yokosuka, Japan and participated in International Fleet Review (IFR) organized to commemorate 70th anniversary of founding of Japan Maritime Self Defence Forces (JMSDF). The IFR formation comprised of 38 units including 18 ships and submarines from different navies. The visit of PN Ships to Japan and participation in IFR is aimed at strengthening bilateral ties, enhancing interoperability between navies and to explore new vistas of defence cooperation. Concurrent to visit of PN Ships; Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi is also on official visit to Japan. Admiral attended the 18th Western Pacific Naval Symposium (WPNS) organized with aim to strengthen mutual na...

Chief of the naval staff visits flood affected areas of Sujawal

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Islamabad, September 17, 2022 (PPI-OT): Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi visited flood affected areas of Sujawal to review flood relief operations by Pakistan Navy. A comprehensive briefing was given to the Naval Chief regarding on-going rescue and relief operations. During the briefing, Chief of the Naval Staff was apprised with detailed review of inundated areas and on ground flood situation as well as ongoing relief and rehabilitation operations by Pakistan Navy. Speaking on the occasion, the Naval Chief underscored that heavy downpours during ongoing monsoon season had cost human losses and damaged infrastructure. The Naval Chief urged the commitment to overcome the challenges posed by natural disaster with continuous efforts and support. The Admiral interacte...

Message from Chief of the Naval Staff on the occasion of Navy Day, 8th September 2022 

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Islamabad, September 07, 2022 (PPI-OT):8th September marks a golden chapter in the history of Pakistan Navy when it’s Officers and Men demonstrated indomitable courage and bravado by undertaking successful bombardment of Dwarka. It is the day to acknowledge the sacrifices of Shuhadas and Ghazis who were imbued with staunch and fearless spirit and were unassailable in the face of a devious enemy during the 1965 War. The conviction in their cause and unmatched gallantry left the enemy bewildered and all its plans in disarray. During Operation Dwarka, codenamed ‘Operation SOMNATH’, PN Flotilla comprising seven major warships of Pakistan Navy heavily bombarded Indian port of Dwarka, destroying important shore installations including Indian radar station and a radio beacon. The swift attack by ...