Command and Staff Conference of Pakistan Navy concluded on Thursday at Naval Headquarters in Islamabad with Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Zafar Mahmood Abbasi in the chair.

Matters related to operational preparedness, developmental plans of Pakistan Navy, prevailing security situation and training and welfare of troops were reviewed. Detailed briefings on various ongoing and future Pakistan Navy projects and plans were also given to CNS.

The navy chief expressed his confidence over operational preparedness of the navy to cope with all security challenges. The CNS also reiterated to maintain robust security posture through regional maritime security patrols by the navy in the Indian Ocean Region for protection of national and international shipping against the threats of maritime terrorism, piracy, narco-arms smuggling and human trafficking.

The naval chief also re-affirmed the Navy’s commitment to make every effort to protect our environment especially in maritime domain and for sustainable use of oceans while endeavoring to protect its precious resources for our future generations.