Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmad Baber Sidhu has on Monday called on Prime Minister Imran Khan in Islamabad.
Both the leaders discussed matters pertaining to Pakistan Air Force were discussed during the meeting.
Chief of Air Staff Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmad Baber Sidhu called on Prime Minister @ImranKhanPTI in Islamabad.
Professional matters pertaining to Pakistan Air Force were discussed during the meeting. pic.twitter.com/cCogNbWAHC
— Prime Minister's Office, Pakistan (@PakPMO) April 5, 2021
Earlier, Air Chief Marshal Zaheer Ahmed visited Naval Headquarters (NHQ) and called on CNS Admiral Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi.
The Air Chief was welcomed by Naval Chief and was bestowed the Guard of Honour.
Air Chief Zaheer Ahmed had laid a floral wreath at Shuhada Monument and was introduced to Principal Staff Officers at NHQ.
CNS also facilitated the Air Chief on assuming Command of Pakistan Air Force (PAF) and said that Pakistan Navy and Pakistan Air Force will continue endeavours to enhance synergy and seamless integration in related matters.
CAS Zaheer Babar also assured PAF’s full support and pledged to work together in making the defence of the country impregnable.
Chief of the Air Staff, ACM Zaheer Ahmed Baber Sidhu visited NHQ & called on CNS Adm Muhammad Amjad Khan Niazi. Air Chief was welcomed by Naval Chief & presented Guard of Honour. Air Chief laid wreath at Shuhada Monument & was introduced to Principal Staff Officers at NHQ.(1/2) pic.twitter.com/sp7mpghgXh
— DGPR (Navy) (@dgprPaknavy) March 30, 2021
Previously, Prime Minister Imran Khan had appointed Air Marshal Zaheer Ahmed Babar as the new Chief of Air Staff (CAS).
Air Marshal Zaheer Ahmed Babar had been appointed as Air Chief in place of Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan.
Air Marshal Zaheer Ahmad Babar was commissioned in April 1986 in the GDP branch of the Pakistan Air Force.
During his career, he commanded the Fighter Squadron, Operational Air Base and Regional Air Command. He served at the Air Headquarters as Assistant Chief of Air Staff (Operations Research and Development), Assistant Chief of Air Staff (Training Officers) and Director General of Projects.