Today on September 08, Pakistan Navy (PN) is celebrating Pak Navy Day to commemorate heroic achievements all through the 1965 battle.
Pak Navy Day is seen to acknowledge the sacrifices and spirit of our Naval heroes who epitomized grit, braveness and valour all through the 1965 War.
The day reminds us of our valiant naval heroes who no matter restricted property not solely annihilated Indian air aggression however moreover inflicted humiliating defeat on the so-called mighty India.
Pakistan moreover recollects the heroic deeds and daring achievements of our Ghazis and martyrs who fought gallantly and humbled a loads bigger adversary with their absolute faith in Allah.
On the night time time of seven/8 September 1965, a Flotilla comprising seven ships of Pakistan Navy, bombarded Indian port Dwarka in operation code named ‘SOMNATH‘.
At that time, the one submarine PNS Ghazi was deployed off Bombay to deal with the heavy objects of the Indian Navy.
When the Indo-Pak battle broke out on 6 September 1965, the Ghazi was assigned to take care of a vigil off the Bombay harbor which for the time being was packed tight with Indian warships along with the aircraft service Vikrant.
The Ghazi was instructed to not tinker with smaller vessels, nevertheless think about the heavier objects. So environment friendly was its blockade that no Indian warships dared run the gauntlet.
The Pakistani operation was worthwhile and its warships harboured in Bombay, making the Indian Navy unable to sortie. Throughout the battle Indian Navy’s aircraft-carrier was besieged in Bombay.
The second-in-command Lieutenant Commander Ahmed Tasnim and Lieutenant Zafar Muhammad Khan acquired Sitara-e-Jurat.
Moreover, PN has launched a selected documentary ‘Surkhro’ to pay tribute to the brave sons who epitomized grit and valour all through the 1965 War.
Directorate General Public Relations of Pak Navy in a tweet talked about that the Docufilm depends on a worthwhile Ops by PN to forestall Indian submarine from stepping into Pakistani waters all through put up Pulwama standoff.