Pakistan Navy Ship Alamgir has visited Tema port, Ghana, and established free medical camps as a goodwill gesture from people of Pakistan.
According to a statement issued by Pakistan Navy, during the port visit, Mission Commander along with Commanding Officer of PNS Alamgir called on Ghana Military leadership including Chief of Defence Staff, Chief of the Naval Staff and Eastern Naval Commander. During the interactions, matters of mutual interests were discussed and enhancement of bilateral ties in all spheres were reaffirmed. Taking the opportunity, Mission Commander conveyed good wishes of Chief of the Naval Staff for the people of Ghana in general and the Ghana Navy in particular. Mission Commander also extended gratitude for the whole-hearted support provided by Ghana authorities for visit of Pakistan Navy Ship.
As a goodwill gesture and to extend humanitarian assistance, Pakistan Navy established free medical camp. A specialized team of Pakistan Navy doctors and paramedics provided medical treatment and medicines to over 3,000 patients. The implementation of Covid-19 standard operating procedures (SOPs) were ensured during the camp. Establishment of free medical camp by Pakistan Navy was widely appreciated by the local populace, the statement said. Upon completion of port visit, PNS Aalamgir conducted bilateral passage exercise with Ghana Navy Ship to enhance interoperability between the two navies.