New Commanding Officer of INS Dronacharya

Captain Satish Shenai has assumed office as Commanding Officer of INS Dronachrya, Indian Navy`s Gunnery and Missile training facility at nearby Fort Kochi.

PTI| Updated: Jun 05, 2014, 19:06 PM IST

Kochi: Captain Satish Shenai has assumed office as Commanding Officer of INS Dronachrya, Indian Navy`s Gunnery and Missile training facility at nearby Fort Kochi.

Captain Shenai, a native of Goa, and Graduate of erstwhile Naval Academy at Goa, was commissioned in July 1993.

In addition to commanding INS Kirch, a missile corvette he served as the Fleet Gunnery Officer of Eastern Fleet and onboard missile destroyers Ranvijay, Mumbai and Delhi, a Naval press release said.

Captain Satish Shenai was Director of the Centre for Leadership and Behavioural Studies at Kochi when he was appointed as Commanding Officer of INS Dronacharya.