A state-of-the-art inshore patrol vessel to guard the eastern coast of the country was on Tuesday commissioned here into the Coast Guard by Minister of State for Defence Jitendra Singh.Jan 08, 2013, 16:27 PM IST
Aiming at extending
its coastal and offshore surveillance and patrol, the Indian
Navy today commissioned indigenously built Fast Attack Craft
(FAC) in a function held at the eastern naval command here.
Lieutenant Governor of Andaman
and Nicobar Bhupinder Singh on Thursday lauded the Coast Guard for
playing an important role in ensuring the security of maritime
zones in and around the islands.