H.E Mr.Mohsin Dere, Deputy Defence Ministe of Turkey alongwith Mr. Ihsan Mustafa Yurdakul, Ambassador of Turkey called on the Federal Minister for Defence Production, Ms. Zobaida Jalal at her office in Ministry of Defence Production, Rawalpindi today.
Federal Minister expressed that defence industrial/technical cooperation is an integral part of Pak Turkey strategic relationship. She appreciated the extent of defence cooperation between the two countries and emphasized the importance of continuation and expansion of strstegfic partnership between the two countries. Minister also mentioned the formal induction of Fleet Tanker in Pakistan Navy which was built at Karachi Shipyard. Federal Minister expressed satisfaction on the ongoing projects. Minister highlighted the importance of CPEC and Gwadar to the Turkish authiorities
Federal Minister for Defence Mr. Pervaiz Khattak has said that Dams are he need of the hour and Pakistan needs to address the issue of water scarcity. He was talking to a group of students from Headstart School Islamabad, who called on the Minister to present a cheque of rupees sixty thousand for the PM-CJ Dam fund . The minister appreciated the passion and dedication of the students advised the students to work hard for the bright future of Pakistan.