KARACHI: Pakistan Navy is undertaking the premier Maritime Security Workshop (MARSEW) at the theme “Secure Seas – Prosperous Pakistan” at Pakistan Navy War College, Lahore.
Two weeks period MARSEW, commenced on 11 Sep 17, with an goal to create maritime consciousness, enlighten the individuals on huge maritime possible of Pakistan and its importance for general financial expansion of the rustic.
Stretched over two weeks, the Maritime Security Workshop comprised one week on-campus actions and one-week visits of Pakistan Navy installations and devices at Karachi, creeks and coastal spaces and different National Maritime Installations / setups.
The 2d segment commenced on Sept 18.
The members of the delegation incorporated individuals of Senate, National Assembly, provinces, media, educationists and bureaucrats.
At Karachi, the delegation visited Fleet Headquarters, Pakistan Navy Dockyard, Karachi Shipyard and Engineering Works (KS&EW), HQ Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA), Karachi Port Trust (KPT), Pakistan National Shipping Corporation (PNSC) and Sindh Fisheries Department.
A complete briefing used to be given to the delegation at the rising fresh demanding situations within the area and Pakistan Navy’s position in safeguarding the rustic’s maritime pursuits and roles of more than a few PN Commands.
The individuals have been briefed at the send & submarine restore functions and indigenization programmes of Pakistan Navy.
The delegation additionally boarded Pakistan Navy Ships and witnessed sea-based workouts off Karachi Coast.
Later, a visit of ahead bases of Pakistan Navy in Creeks space used to be additionally organized for the delegation the place Commander Pak Marines gave an in depth briefing on strategic and financial significance of the world, prevailing demanding situations and roles of Pak Marines. The delegation had additionally a travel to the creeks space on PN Hovercraft.
Upon arrival at coastal spaces, the delegation undertook an in depth visit of Jinnah Naval Base Ormara, the place they have been briefed on more than a few developmental tasks of the Base.
The delegation used to be briefed at the country construction projects alongside the Makran coast and PN efforts aimed toward socio-economic uplift of Baloch populace alongside the coastal belt.
During the visit of Cadet College Ormara, the delegation participants have been apprised of the amenities being supplied by Pakistan Navy to the cadets and school’s deliberate trends so to make it a premier coaching establishment at the Makran coast.
The participants of delegation additionally visited the 100-bed Pakistan Navy Hospital PNS DARMAN JAH they usually have been apprised that PN is extending loose clinical amenities to the locals and coastal group.
In the remaining leg of the visit, the members of Maritime Security Workshop visited Gwadar Port.
The delegation used to be briefed concerning the significance of the port for the CPEC undertaking and the efficient measures PN has taken for the Maritime parts of CPEC venture together with safety of the port and its seaward approaches.
The individuals of the delegation expressed pride over PN’s operational preparedness, of CPEC and Gwadar port tasks and country construction efforts and extremely lauded PN’s strenuous efforts and projects for protecting the maritime pursuits of Pakistan.
The delegation additionally visited Naval Headquarters Islamabad and used to be briefed on PN roles and duties in safeguarding the ocean frontiers of Pakistan.
The two-week Maritime Security Workshop will culminate on the Pakistan Navy War College on 25 Sept.