Islamabad 14 May 18: Inauguration ceremony of the establishment of Pakistan Navy Recruitment and Selection Centre at Muzaffarabad, AJ&K was held at Muzaffarabad. Vice Admrial Abdul Aleem, Chief of Staff (Personnel) was the Chief Guest for the occasion. Upon arrival, Chief Guest was received by Assistant Chief of Naval Staff (Organization and Methods).
While addressing, the Chief Guest highlighted that this recruitment centre would not only provide round the year recruitment facilities at the door step to the youth hailing from AJ&K and adjacent area but will also promote national integration and regional harmony within Pakistan Navy.
He expressed his satisfaction on the establishment of Pakistan Navy Recruitment and Selection Centre at Muzaffarabad, AJ&K and hoped that it would go a long way in attracting/ motivating the people of this region of the country. He further highlighted that a need for establishment of Recruitment and Selection Centre at Muzaffarabad, AJ&K was strongly being felt since long as a large number of candidates, aspirant to join Pakistan Navy would apply through Rawalpindi Recruitment Centre. He expected that the recruitment team would work even more diligently in motivating the youth of the area to join Pakistan Navy and increase the participation of adjacent divisions yet further.
After the address, Chief Guest formally inaugurated the centre by unveiling the plaque. He also appreciated the efforts of Recruitment Directorate for establishment of PN Recruitment and Selection Centre at Muzaffarabad AJ&K in the shortest time frame and congratulated the populace of AJ&K who will be facilitated through this centre at their door step.
A large number of dignitaries from civil & military organizations and local notables attended the ceremony.
Later, Vice Admrial Abdul Aleem called on Prime Minister Azad Jammu & Kashmir Raja Muhammad Farooq Haider Khan at PM house Muzaffarabad. During the meeting, matters of mutual interest including human rights violations in Indian Occupied Kashmir were dilated upon.
While showing solidarity, Chief of Staff (Personnel) reiterated the resolve that entire Pakistani nation and Pakistan Navy stand with Kashmiri brothers.
Prime Minister Azad Jammu & Kashmir praised and acknowledged the resolve, commitment and support of Armed Forces to the cause of Kashmiris.