Pakistan Coast Guard

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Emblem of Pakistan Coast Guard

Pakistan Coast Guard (Urdu: پاک ساحلی فوج) (PCG), is responsible for the law at sea, maintenance of seamarks, border control, and other services. It was recently made independent from the army. It has also upgraded its facilities and fleet to counter the threat of smugglers and terrorists. The PCG has a fleet of 23 small craft but the exact number of personnel assigned to the PCG remains a secret.