Indian Coast Guard

Coast Guard rescues five crew members of swiss yacht Porrima

The yacht on its passage from UAE to Maldives, arrived off Mandwa, Mumbai for shelter on 28 June 22, to undertake necessary repairs for continuing its further passage to Maldives.

published on : 13th August 2022

Boost to Indian defence industry as panel clears proposals worth Rs 28,732 crores

A proposal to procure 14 fast patrol vessels for the Indian Coast Guard with 60% Indian content, too, has been cleared.

published on : 27th July 2022

Rs 2,000 crore contraband seized by Indian Coast Guard

The campaign against narcotics and contraband being pushed into the mainland using the sea routes run by the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) is paying dividends.

published on : 24th July 2022

Indian Coast Guard opens Ship Support Complex in Kochi

The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has opened an important infrastructure asset — the Ship Support Complex (SSC) — in Kerala.

published on : 23rd July 2022

Three held for dumping Coast Guard ensigns as scrap

The arrested are Shameer and Mani Bhaskar of Vengola and Sajir of Thoppumpady.

published on : 16th July 2022

National flag dumped with garbage; Police begin probe so do Navy, Coast Guard

The police have already registered a case and launched an investigation into the matter by constituting a special squad.

published on : 13th July 2022

Gujarat: Coast Guard rescues 22 from sinking vessel in Arabian sea

All 22 crew (20 Indians and one each from Pakistan and Sri Lanka) are safe and are being brought to Porbandar.

published on : 7th July 2022

Indian Coast Guard rescues 22 personnel from sinking merchant ship

The vessel was on its way from Khor Fakkan in UAE to Karwar in India carrying 6,000 tonne of bitumen," a Coast Guard official said.

published on : 6th July 2022

Indian Coast Guard commissions copter squadron in Gujarat

The commissioning of this squadron marks a tremendous leap towards self-reliance in the field of Search and Rescue (SAR) and maritime surveillance, the statement added.

published on : 29th June 2022

Mangaluru: Indian Coast Guard monitoring oil spill from cargo ship that sunk

Netravati river is in close proximity of the vessel which is grounded close to shore.

published on : 26th June 2022

Karnataka: Indian Coast Guard rescues 15 Syrian mariners from grounded ship

The rescued mariners were taken to New Mangaluru and will be handed over to the police and emigration department for further proceedings.

published on : 22nd June 2022

Firm Centre to go ahead with Agnipath     

In addition to the two ministries, the states of Karnataka, Arunachal Pradesh, Sikkim and Assam have announced preference to Agniveers in state police recruitment.

published on : 19th June 2022

Training for navy jobs a boon: Fisher's wards

As per the announcement made by Chief Minister MK Stalin in the Assembly, free training was given to 120 eligible wards of fishermen from across 14 districts at three centres.

published on : 15th June 2022

Gujarat: Drugs worth Rs 280 crore seized from Jakhau of Kutch, 9 Pakistani crew arrested

As many as nine Pakistanis, apparently fishermen, and 56 packets (approximately 56 kilograms) of 280 crores worth of heroin in their possession were found in the boat.

published on : 25th April 2022

Coast Guard gets auxiliary barge to boost logistics support for ships

The Indian Coast Guard inducted Urja Pravaha, an auxiliary barge into its fleet on Friday.

published on : 23rd April 2022

Six fishermen missing at sea after boat stalls off Visakhapatnam coast

A Search is underway for six fishermen who went missing in the sea after the boat’s engine stalled off Visakhapatnam coast.

published on : 5th April 2022

Karaikal Coast Guard gets interceptor boat from Andhra Pradesh to bolster patrol

The Interceptor Boat (IB), which is the 36th of its series, was commissioned at its base port of Krishnapatnam by then chief secretary of Andhra Pradesh Dinesh Kumar on January 5, 2018. 

published on : 2nd April 2022

Coast Guard welcomes Dhruv aircraft

The induction marks a boost to coastal security management by Coast Guard along the coast of Kerala, Karnataka and around Lakshadweep.

published on : 1st April 2022

Coast Guard rescues nine TN fishermen

The fishermen were provided technical support and after repairing its engine, the boat was escorted to the nearest Andhra coast.

published on : 31st March 2022

IAF to celebrate 60 yrs of Chetak helicopter

The conclave intends to provide a platform to showcase six decades of helicopter operations in the country, highlighting Chetak helicopter operations in particular.

published on : 31st March 2022
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