Indian Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba said the Navy will “always remain ready” to “protect, promote and preserve national interests in the maritime domain.”
The Navy Chief, while addressing Naval commanders in Kochi on Monday, also urged to maintain the high tempo of operations and to keep sharp vigil including stringent security measures to ensure safe coasts and secure seas.
Admiral Lanba and other top officials of the Navy arrived in Kochi on Monday for the debrief of the recently-concluded annual Theatre Level Readiness and Operational Exercise (TROPEX).
The day-long review of TROPEX 2019 was undertaken to examine the conduct of exercise and to assess operational readiness of the Indian Navy. Read More