Naval Chief calls on Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani


Islamabad: Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Nauman Bashir called on Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani here at PM’s House this afternoon and briefed him about the humanitarian operation conducted by the Pakistan Navy to save the crew members of MV Suez.

The Prime Minister appreciated the professional capabilities of Pakistan Navy in handling the situation.

The Prime Minister also congratulated the Naval Chief on the successful commissioning of new frigate, PNS Aslat in the Pakistan Navy. He said that the new frigate being a joint venture between Pakistan and China is yet another milestone of the long standing friendship between the two countries.

The Naval Chief also apprised the Prime Minister about other professional matters relating to the Pakistan Navy.

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