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PM Nawaz Sharif inaugurates IDEAS-2016 Defense Exhibition

KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has inaugurate the Ideas Defense Exhibition at Expo Centre here.

Ninety delegates from 43 countries are attending IDEAS-2016 Defense Exhibition.

A total of 21 foreign and 157 Pakistani companies are showcase their products at the IDEAS-2016..

During his stay in the city he will also visit Sindh Governor Saeed-uz-Zaman Siddiqui to enquire about his health.

The prime minister is being accompanied by the three branches of the armed forces- namely Army, Navy and Air Force. Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah, DG Rangers Sindh Bilal Akbar, Advisor National Security Nasir Janjua, Defense Minister Khawaja Asif, Minister for Defense Productions Tanvir, and other high officials are also present.

The exhibition is being arranged by Defense Export and Promotion Organization under the theme of “Arms for Peace.”

JF-Thunder, K8 Aircraft, Al-Khalid Tank, Fast Attack Craft Missile Boat and other defense products will be showcased in the exhibition.

Stringent security arrangements are being made at and around the EXPO Centre.