to review the combat readiness of Pakistan Navy. The Admiral was accompanied by Commander Coast Rear Admiral Waseem Akram.
The Naval Chief visited various Naval posts in Creeks areas and observed the operational readiness of the troops deployed on forward bases. While interacting with the PN personnel, the Naval chief lauded their level of motivation and determination to safeguard the maritime frontiers of the country. He also exhorted them to come up to the expectations and confidence which their countrymen have put into them.
Admiral reiterated that our commitment for peace must not be construed as weakness. He said that Pakistan Navy is fully capable to hit back with all its might if the war is imposed.
Earlier during the day, the Admiral also visited Fleet Headquarters Karachi where he was briefed by Commander Pakistan Fleet about the operational matters and highest state of vigil being maintained at sea frontiers.