Navy prepared to deal with a 26/11-type terror strike: Verma

Observing that Navy is prepared to tackle 26/11-type attack from outfits such as LeT, Admiral Nirmal Verma on Tuesday said the "core concern" of the maritime force was about the coalescing of state and non-state actors.

‘Navy`s visibility in Indian Ocean has increased’

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Nirmal Verma said navy ships are giving adequate protection to merchant vessels in the ocean.

Navy`s visibility in Indian Ocean has increased: Admiral Verma

Asserting that the Indian Navy`s visibility in the Indian Ocean has increased, Chief of Naval Staff, Admiral Nirmal Verma on Tuesday said its ships are giving adequate protection to merchant vessels in the ocean.

‘Lack of progress on 26/11 hindering Indo-Pak ties

Lack of movement in punishing the perpetrators of 26/11 is hindering progress in Indo-Pak ties, Navy Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma said.

‘Indian Navy set to complete nuclear triad’

India will soon have a "credible and invulnerable" deterrent nuclear triad in place, Navy Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma said.

Minister, Naval chief at Annavaram Temple

MM Pallam Raju along with Chief of Naval staff Admiral Nirmal Verma on Thursday visited Annavaram Satya Deva Temple and offered prayers.

29 Mig-29K to join Navy within 2 years: Navy Chief

Admiral Nirmal Verma said that more Mig-29K class air fighter air-craft and helicopters would be inducted into the Indian Navy in the next two years.

Navy on aggressive acquisition; plans to have fighter planes

Indian Navy plans to take up aggressive acquisition programmes in aviation including induction of fighter planes and multi-role helicopters for its fleet, its Chief Admiral Nirmal Verma has said.

China`s anti-ship missile not a threat: Admiral Verma

Dismissing China`s anti-ship missile programme as a threat to Indian warships, Navy chief Admiral Nirmal Verma on Wednesday said it would be a difficult task to even spot the vessels in the vast expanse of high seas.

Responsibilities on Indian Navy increased after 26/11: Verma

Naval Chief Admiral Nirmal Kumar
Verma on Friday said that responsibilities of the Indian Navy has
increased post 26/11 terror attacks and suggested to bring all
coastal vigilance agencies "under a single security magnet."