ISLAMABAD - Vice Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah has been promoted as Vice Chief of the Naval Staff with immediate effect, a press release from Pakistan Navy said Monday.
Zaka was commissioned in the Operations branch of Pakistan Navy in June 1978, the press release added.
The vice admiral is a graduate of Royal Naval Staff College (UK) and National Defence University Islamabad. He has held a number of command and staff appointments at Pakistan Navy. In recognition of his services, he has been awarded with presidential and military awards.