STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Vizag all set for Presidential Fleet Review, MILAN in Feb

The C-in-C said preparations are in place for hosting the President’s Fleet Review on February 21 and the Multilateral Naval Exercise MILAN from Feb 26 to March 4.

Published: 27th January 2022 07:43 AM  |   Last Updated: 27th January 2022 07:43 AM   |  A+A-

Indian Navy

By Express News Service

VISAKHAPATNAM: Vice Admiral Biswajit Dasgupta, Flag Officer commanding-in-chief of the Eastern Naval Command, has said the ENC will be hosting two major events in Visakhapatnam — the Presidential Fleet Review and MILAN — in February. He urged everyone to prepare for the two mega-events to further enhance the prestige of the Indian Navy and the nation.

The C-in-C said preparations are in place for hosting the President’s Fleet Review on February 21 and the Multilateral Naval Exercise MILAN from Feb 26 to March 4. A large number of dignitaries, including the President, Prime Minister, Governor and Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Defense Minister and state ministers, MPs and MLAs will be attending these events.

At the ceremonial parade held at the Eastern Naval Command (ENC) parade ground at INS Circars on the occasion of the 73rd Republic Day on Wednesday, Vice Admiral Dasgupta took the salute and inspected a 50 men guard. All COVID norms and protocols were adhered to at the ceremony.

The Naval Investiture Ceremony was also conducted during the parade. Vice Admiral Dasgupta presented Nao Sena Medal (Gallantry) to Naveen Kumar Leading Seaman(UW) for displaying indomitable courage, conspicuous gallantry and bravery beyond the call of duty resulting in the elimination of two hardcore terrorists in Kashmir.

The C-in-C also presented Nao Sena Medal (Devotion to Duty) to Cmde Rahul Vilas Gokhale in recognition of his overall contribution to the Navy for over twenty-nine years. 



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp