Islamabad: Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal Tahir Rafique Butt, Wednesday called on Federal Minister for Defence, Ch.Ahmad Mukhtar, and discussed with him professional matters in the Ministry of Defence. The Defence Minister congratulated him on assuming the responsibilities as new air chief and extended his good wishes to him. Talking to the Air Chief, the Minister said the government would strengthen the conventional and strategic capabilities of the Armed Forces so as to make the defence of the country impregnable. The Minister said that the government would provide all necessary resources for improving the defence sector of the country which was essential for safeguarding the territorial integrity of the country.
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