ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani Dhow (fishing boat) named AL SHAHSAR whilst running 280 miles off Gwadar asked quick/ emergency medical assistance from Pakistan Navy thru Joint Maritime Information and Coordination Centre (JMICC). The boat had 17 fishermen onboard.
Pakistan Navy promptly replied to the decision for lend a hand by instantly tasking Pakistan Navy Ship ALAMGIR for provision of medical assistance.
Resultantly, PNS ALAMGIR approached the fishing boat AL SHAHSAR and supplied medical assistance to injured fishermen, considered one of them with critically damaged/ fractured ankle. The situation of alternative fishermen used to be additionally ascertained and important medical assistance used to be supplied.
Crew individuals of AL SHAHSAR favored the swift reaction and provision of medical assistance which used to be in keeping with the best traditions of Pakistan Navy.
Naval forces, owing to their inherent attributes of speedy mobilization, succeed in and staying power coupled with their sealift capacity are extraordinarily helpful within the humanitarian assistance. Pakistan Navy maintains a top level of readiness, each in peace and conflict, to adopt a variety of army, constabulary, diplomatic and benign operations.