Govt to make Pakistan Navy a modern potent force: Nawaz Sharif

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Govt to make Pakistan Navy a modern potent force: Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD Aug 2 (APP) : Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said the government will take all possible steps to make Pakistan Navy a modern potent force for effective deterrence and national security across the full conflict spectrum.

He was talking to Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah who called on him here at the PM House.

The Naval Chief briefed the Prime Minister about the professional matters pertaining to Pakistan Navy.

The Naval Chief said Pakistan Navy was ready and well equipped to defend vital maritime infrastructure and protect the country against all threats.

The Prime Minister appreciated the role of Pakistan Navy in defending the maritime borders of the country.

He said defence capabilities of Pakistan Navy were of paramount importance for national defence and security.