Web Desk — Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah called on Commander PLA(N) China, Vice Admiral Shen Jinlong on Monday. He highly appreciated the efforts of Pakistan Navy to maintain collaborative security in the Indian Ocean and beyond, reports 24 News HD.
According to Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), Upon arrival at PLA(N) Headquarters at Beijing China, the Admiral was received by Commander PLA(N) China, Vice Admiral Shen Jinlong. Ceremonial Guard of Honour was presented to the Naval Chief on the occasion.
Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah discused matters of mutual interest and bilateral naval collaboration including Maritime Security and Stability, Coalition Maritime Campaign Plan (CMCP), Counter Piracy Operations, drug trafficking and joint collaboration in various projects.
During the call on, Admiral Zakaullah thanked Vice Admiral Shen Jinlong for active participation by PLA(N) in Multinational Naval Exercise AMAN 17 and also looked forward to further enhancing the interaction between both navies through port calls, Bilateral Naval Exercises and exchange of training programmes at various levels.
Commander PLA(N), acknowledged the significance of close and strong bilateral naval association in diverse realms between Pakistan Navy and PLA Navy. While lauding the professional acumen and commitment of PN personnel, Vice Admiral Shen Jinlong highly appreciated the efforts of Pakistan Navy to maintain collaborative security in the Indian Ocean and beyond.