Rear Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi Commander Central Punjab (COMCEP) and Commandant Pakistan Navy War College at Lahore visited Combined Task Force 151 (CTF151) Headquarters in Bahrain on 2 March 2016.
Commodore Zahid Ilyas, Commander CTF151, welcomed Rear Admiral Niazi. The Admiral was accompanied by 16 members of the Pakistan Navy who were attending a Staff Course.
During the visit, the course members visited the CTF151 watch floor and were briefed about the role of CTF151 and given an insight into its day to day functioning. The Admiral was also invited to the watch floor to tackle a simulated scenario. He expressed his appreciation for the efforts put in by the Task Force under the able command of Commodore Zahid Ilyas.
The Admiral also acknowledged the fact that this was the seventh time that the Pakistan Navy was in command of CTF151, and he went on to encourage Pakistan Navy contingent to maintain the good work that they have been conducting to date during this command. He finished by wishing both CMF and CTF151 good luck in future operations.