Islamabad: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Defence visited Naval base, Gwadar from Jinnah Naval Base,Ormara. The Committee was briefed over the role, activities and challenges of the Pakistan Navy in details. The Committee was informed that the role and responsibilities of the Pakistan Navy had increased due to the CPEC. The Committee also witnessed the live exercise of Pakistan Navy of Zulfiqar Warship in the sea. The Committee appreciated the operational preparedness of the navy .The members also visited the Gwadar port Authority and were briefed on the progress of the Gwadar port.
The meeting was also attended by Dr. Fehmida Mirza, Sardar Muhammad Shafqat Hayat Khan, Lt. Col. (Retd) Ghulam RasulSahi, Mr. Saeed Ahmed Khan Manais, Mr. Nawab Ali Wassan, Malik Muhammad Amir Dogar and Shaikh Fayyaz-ud-Din.