President appreciates role of National Defence University in offering invaluable security and strategic studies programs to both civilian and army officers

Islamabad, December 29, 2016 (PPI-OT):President Mamnoon Hussain has appreciated the role of National Defence University (NDU) in offering invaluable security and strategic studies programs to both civilian and army officers and expressed confidence that the premier seat of learning will continue to carve out a niche for itself in academic field. The President said this while talking to newly appointed President National Defence University (NDU) Lt. Gen Rizwan Akhtar who called on him today at the Aiwan-e-Sadr, Islamabad.

President Mamnoon Hussain felicitated Lt. Gen Rizwan Akhtar on his appointment as President NDU and hoped that the quality and standard of different programs offered by NDU will further improve and cater to the requirements in line with changing defence and security environment in the region. The President hoped that he would discharge his new responsibilities with dedication and commitment. President NDU briefed President Mamnoon about matters relating to the University.

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