India, Bangladesh navies’ joint patrol exercise commences northern Bay of Bengal

The second edition of Indian Navy and Bangladesh Navy Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT) has commenced in northern Bay of Bengal.

Published: 12th October 2019 07:00 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th October 2019 07:00 AM   |  A+A-

A Naval chopper maneuvering over INS Ranvijay, a Rajput-class destroyer during Navy Day rehearsals at RK Beach in Visakhapatnam (File Photo| EPS, RVK Rao)

By Express News Service

VISAKHAPATNAM: The second edition of Indian Navy and Bangladesh Navy Coordinated Patrol (CORPAT) has commenced in the northern Bay of Bengal. INS Ranvijay, a guided-missile destroyer, and INS Kuthar, an ingeniously built missile Corvette, are participating in the CORPAT along with BNS Ali Haider, a type 053 frigate and BNS Shadinota, a type 056 stealth guided missile corvette. The two-day CORPAT will be followed by the maiden edition of IN-BN bilateral exercise at Vizag from from October 12 to 16.   

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