Officers and sailors of Pakistan Navy were conferred upon military awards at a simple but investiture ceremony held in Islamabad today.
Vice Chief of Naval Staff Vice Admiral Kaleem Shaukat was the chief guest on the occasion.
Sixteen Commodores of Pakistan Navy were awarded with Sitara-e-Imtiaz (Military) while sixteen officers of Pakistan Navy were given Tamgha-e-Imtiaz (Military).
Master Chief Petty Officer, Chief Petty Officers and sailors were also awarded Tamgha-i-Khidmat (Military Class I, Class II and Class III.
Five officers and sailors were conferred upon Tamgha-e-Basalat.
Thirty-five officers, chief petty officers, sailors and Navy civilians were given appreciation letters by the Chief of the Naval Staff.