ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Navy confers military awards upon officers and sailors on Independence Day.
Officers and sailors of Pakistan Navy have been conferred with military awards approved by President Arif Alvi.
As per details, Sitara-e-Basalat has been approved for Lieutenant Commander Hameer Iftkhar for chasing the submarine of enemy. President also approved Tamgha-e-Basalat for Lieutenant Commander Khuram Dauood. Bothe officers courageously chased and Indian submarine during Pakistan India rift.
President also approved Sitara-e-Basalat for Captain Elia Hassan for completing long term mission in Indian waters.
Furthermore, three Rear Admirals of Pakistan Navy were awarded with Hilal-e-Imtiaz (Military) while fourteen officers of Pakistan Navy were given Sitatar-e-Imtiaz (Military). Thirteen officers of Pakistan Navy were also given Tamgha-e-Imtiaz (Military).
2 officers were conferred with Sitara-e-Basalat while 2 officers and 6 Jawans were given Tamgha-e-Basalat.