Indian and Indonesian Navy participated in the 3rd edition of 'Samudra Shakti'

Indian and Indonesian Navy participated in the 3rd edition of 'Samudra Shakti'

Daily Current Affairs   /   Indian and Indonesian Navy participated in the 3rd edition of 'Samudra Shakti'

Change Language English Hindi

Category : Defense Published on: September 22 2021

Share on facebook

·         The third edition of the bilateral exercise 'Samudra Shakti' is scheduled from 20 September to 22 September.

·         Indian Navy ships Shivalik and Kadmat had already reached Jakarta in Indonesia in preparation for one such exercise aimed at improving bilateral ties between India and Indonesia.

·         The Indian Navy will participate in ‘’Samudra Shakti’’ along with the Indonesian Navy to enhance mutual understanding and interoperability in maritime operations between the two Navy.

Important facts

About Indian Navy

v  Originally called the Royal Indian Navy, our supreme naval wing of the Armed Forces of India was established in 1612 by the East India Company and was renamed the Indian Navy on January 26, 1950, after independence.

v  The BrahMos missile is the world's fastest cruise missile with Mach speed (the ratio between the speed of the object and the speed of sound) 2.8 - 3.0.

v  Founded: 26 January 1950

v  Commander-in-Chief: President Ram Nath Kovind

v  Remarkable; Commanders: Admiral SM Nanda, Admiral Ram Das Katari

Recent Post's
  • AK Khandelwal, General Manager, East Central Railway becomes member of Railway Board

    Read More....
  • Union Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw launches Annual Capacity Building Plan for integrated manpower development across Railways, Post, BSNL, and CSC.

    Read More....
  • A S Rajeev, MD of Bank of Maharashtra, appointed as Vigilance Commissioner by the government.

    Read More....
  • Kirin Rijiju adds a touch of tech-savvy to MoES Headquarters with a selfie point inauguration in New Delhi.

    Read More....
  • Former Maharashtra CM Manohar Joshi's legacy lives on as he passes away at 86.

    Read More....
  • International Gita Mahotsav to be held in Colombo from March 1.

    Read More....
  • Bharatanatyam exponent on Thanjavur temple launches in France.

    Read More....
  • CJI Inaugurates An Ayush Holistic Wellness Centre At The Supreme Court Premises In Delhi.

    Read More....
  • The seventh edition of the Asia Economic Dialogue will be held from Feb 23 till the 25th of February in Pune.

    Read More....
  • Central Excise Day is observed in India on February 24 every year to commemorate the establishment of the Central Excise and Salt Act in 1944.

    Read More....