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Showing posts with label Vice Admiral Shafqat Jawed. Show all posts
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Thursday, May 5, 2016

IG Police calls on KPT chief


By Abdul Qadir Qureshi
(Pakistan News & Features Services)

Apropos the prevailing law and order situation of the metropolis Karachi, the IG Sindh, A D Khuwaja called on Chairman, Karachi Port Trust (KPT), Vice Admiral (R) Shafqat Jawed, at the KPT Head Office to point out and discuss issues related to land base falling in the jurisdiction of the KPT. 

The KPT Chairman briefed the IG Sindh about various issues pertaining to KPT and thanked for the whole hearted support of the Sindh Police. 

Vice Admiral (R) Shafqat Jawed complimented the efforts of law enforcement agencies and particularly the Police force in maintaining tranquillity in city in general and surrounding of port area in particular which is also the hub of business activities of Pakistan and provides almost 70% of the total revenue earned by national exchequer. 

He also informed the IGP Sindh about some upcoming mega development work which would ultimately reshape and glorify the metropolitan city Karachi very soon.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Vice Admiral Shafqat Jawed takes charge of KPT Chairman

Vice Admiral Shafqat Jawed
By Abdul Qadir Qureshi
(Pakistan News & Features Services)


Vice Admiral Shafqat Jawed has taken over as Chairman of the Karachi Port Trust (KPT) on April 23. 


Having a vast experience of Navy and marine operations, he is all set to steer the port to achieve goals and objectives assigned to him by the federal government and deal with the port affairs professionally. 



With he sort of experience he brings with him, Admiral Shafqat  is expected to  create new avenues true to its  potentials, particularly  Pakistan Deep Water Container Port which is likely to  attain completion during his tenure as Chairman KPT.


Before joining KPT,, Vice Admiral Shafqat Jawed was working as Deputy Chief of the Naval Staff (Admin) at NHQ. He has served at various Command and Staff positions including Commanding Officer PNS Shah Jahan, directing staff at PN War College, Director Naval Operations, Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Operations) at NHQ, Director Operations and Plans JSHQ, Commander Auxiliary and Marine Warfare Squadron, Mission Commander at China for F-22 P Project, Additional Secretary at Ministry of Defence, Flag Officer Sea Training and Deputy Chief of Naval Staff (Operations and Projects). 





His career started when he was commissioned in the operations branch of Pakistan Navy in June 1978. His professional course that he undertook during his illustrious career includes Naval Command Course (USA) and National Defence Course at NDU. In recognition of his meritorious services he was also awarded Hilal-e-Imtiaz (Military).