When her son expressed his desire to join the defence forces, B Vijayalekshmi thought it was natural as many in their family had already been part of the service.
The present Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Karambir Singh, will retire that day. Hari Kumar is the second Malayali officer to hold the post of Chief of Naval Staff after Admiral Sushil Kumar.
Navy chiefs of 12 nations from Indian Ocean Region to participate in Indian Navy's maritime conclave
The participating Navy chiefs and heads of maritime forces will also dwell upon the significance of interoperability to effectively deal with maritime security challenges in the Indian Ocean region.
The Indian Navy cooperates with the Royal Navy of Oman on many fronts that include operational interactions and training.
India should not only exist but also compete in the evolving space of the Indo-Pacific, said Chief of Naval staff Admiral Karambir Singh.
Navy has offered help to all state admins in fighting Covid: Chief Admiral Karambir Singh to PM Modi
Naval hospitals are being opened for use of civilians in various cities, he told Modi, according to a statement.