Pervez Khattak has taken charge of Federal Defence Ministry on Monday.
Newly-appointed Secretary Defence, Lt. General (Retd) Ikram-Ul-Haq received him at Ministry of Defence, Rawalpindi.
Pervez Khattak held introductory meeting with the senior officers of the defence ministry. He was also given briefing about the functions and duties of Ministry and its allied organizations.
Speaking on the occasion, Pervez Khattak said that the Armed Forces of the country would be strengthened in terms of resources and equipment to make country’s defence invincible.
On the other hand, Zubaida Jalal also assumed the charge of Ministry of Defense Production in Rawalpindi today. She was received by the ministry of defense production officials.
The Minister Zubaida Jalal also held a meeting with Secretary Defense Production Retired Lieutenant General Muhammad Ejaz Chaudhary and discussed matters of the ministry. She applauded progress and achievements of defense production industry.