President Alvi confers Nishan-e-Imtiaz (M) on Malaysia’s royal navy chief

President Alvi confers Nishan-e-Imtiaz (M) on Malaysia’s royal navy chief

Islamabad (Web Desk): President Dr Arif Alvi on Monday conferred Nishan-e-Imtiaz (military) on Chief of Royal Malaysian Navy, Admiral Tan Sri Mohd Reza bin Mohd Sany at a special investiture ceremony held here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr.

The president adorned the Malaysian Naval Chief with the prestigious award in recognition of his valuable contribution to strengthening the defence ties between the two countries.

The ceremony commenced with the national anthem and the recitation of verses from the Holy Quran, and was attended by senior officers of the Pakistan and Malaysian navies.

Earlier, Malaysian Naval Chief Admiral Tan Sri Mohd Reza bin Mohd Sany called on Pakistan's Naval Chief Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi in Islamabad and discussed matters of mutual interest and cooperation in the maritime sector.

The Malaysian naval chief was also briefed about Pakistan Navy's responsibilities and capacity.

Admiral Tan Sri Mohd Reza bin Mohd Sany admired efforts of Pak-Navy for maritime security in the region.

Earlier upon his arrival at Naval Headquarters, the visiting dignitary was presented guard of honour.

The visiting dignitary also laid floral wreath at Yadgar-e-Shuhada.