Every year, December 9 is celebrated in Pakistan Navy as 'Hangor Day' to commemorate the historic event of the sinking of Indian Navy Frigate KHUKRI and damaging Indian ship KIRPAN.
KARACHI: Pakistan Navy celebrated 47th Hangor Day on Sunday to commemorate the courage and valour of the force that sank Indian Navy Ship KHUKRI in 1971 war. In this regard a simple yet elegant ceremony was held by 5th Submarine Squadron at Maritime Museum in Karachi where ex-PNS/M HANGOR is displayed. Vice Admiral (Retd) Abaid Ullah Khan was the chief guest on the occasion. Addressing the ceremony, he said Submarine HANGOR remained a pride for Pakistan Navy in 1971 war and its gallant action was a spectacular…