Indian Coast Guard

Indian Coast Guard launches offshore patrol vessel 'Vajra'; to be operational by October 2020

In India, ships have historically been launched with a Puja ceremony that dedicates the ship to a God and blessings are sought for the ship and her sailors. 

Feb 27, 2020, 18:29 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh greet Indian Coast Guard on foundation day

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday (February 1) greeted the Indian Coast Guard on their Foundation Day, recognising their efforts to keep the coasts safe.

Feb 01, 2020, 09:58 AM IST

Sahyog-Kaijin Indo-Japan Coast Guard exercise to improve interoperability begins

Japanese Coast Guard Vessel Echigo was accorded a formal welcome at the Chennai Port on Monday, as it arrived for a 5-day goodwill visit, which also includes the exercise.

Jan 17, 2020, 19:17 PM IST

Coast Guard evacuates Myanmar national off Porbandar coast in Gujarat

The patient was later sent to Rajkot by road. 

Jan 11, 2020, 14:33 PM IST

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Jan 06, 2020, 21:16 PM IST

Gujarat: 5 Pakistanis arrested with drugs worth Rs 175 Cr from Kutch sea border

5 Pakistani drugs mafia has been arrested with drugs worth Rs 175 Crores from Kutch sea border of Gujarat. Pakistani boat caught in a joint operation by Gujarat Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS), Indian Coast Guard & Special Operations Group (SOG).

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Jan 06, 2020, 14:02 PM IST

5 Pakistani nationals with heroin worth Rs 175 crore nabbed off Gujarat coast

During the operation, the officials confiscated nearly 35 packets containing the banned drug from the boat they were travelling on.

Jan 06, 2020, 12:42 PM IST

Indian Coast Guard rescues six fishermen from flooded fishing boat off Porbandar coast

The boat was flooding and its engines had stopped working approximately 24 Nautical Miles from Porbandar.

Dec 22, 2019, 17:01 PM IST

Gujarat: Six fishermen rescued from flooded boat off Porbandar coast

The Indian Coast Guard on Sunday rescued six fishermen stranded on a flooded fishing boat `Vismita` off the Porbandar coast. The distress call was received at the Coast Guard Operations centre on December 21 around 7:10 pm from the fishing boat.

Dec 22, 2019, 15:48 PM IST

Coast Guard recovers capsized boat off Gujarat coast, 7 fishermen still missing

The boat had gone missing after capsizing on December 7 with seven fishermen onboard, who are still missing, coast guard officials said.

Dec 10, 2019, 08:00 AM IST

Cyclone Maha: Coast Guard deploys 7 ships and 2 aircraft off Gujarat coast

Indian Coast Guard deployed seven ships and 2 aircraft off Gujarat coast to warn fishing boats at sea and advising them to return to the nearest port in the wake of cyclone Maha.

Nov 03, 2019, 23:35 PM IST

Cyclone Kyarr to intensify into extremely severe cyclonic storm in next 24 hours: IMD

The Indian Coast Guard on Saturday stepped up efforts for Search and Rescue (SAR) in the wake of cyclone Kyarr that is centred in the east-central Arabian Sea.

Oct 26, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

Navy's Ship Rajveer apprehends Myanmarese vessel operating near Car Nicobar Islands

Indian Navy's Ship Rajveer, in a sea-air coordinated operation, apprehended a Myanmarese vessel with six crew, operating near Car Nicobar Islands, according to the Indian Coast Guard on Friday.

Sep 20, 2019, 22:32 PM IST

13 rescued by Indian Coast Guard ship from flooded dredger

30 AM due to severe flooding onboard. 

Sep 02, 2019, 07:49 AM IST

Watch: Offshore Support Vessel catches fire, Indian Coast Guard rescues crew

 It is reported that a loud explosion occurred on the vessel followed by a cloud of thick smoke from a massive fire on board.

Aug 12, 2019, 15:12 PM IST

47 ICG Assistant Commandants pass out of Coast Guard Law and Ops Course

Forty-seven Assistant Commandants of the 68th Batch of Indian Coast Guard Law and Operations Course passed out of the portals of Indian Coast Guard Training Centre (ICGTC) on Wednesday in Kochi, Kerala. An impressive Passing Out Parade (POP) was held at the ICG district headquarters No. 4, Kochi.

Aug 07, 2019, 16:24 PM IST

India hands over two Fast Interceptor boats to Mozambique

Rajnath Singh is in Mozambique on an official visit, the first to that country by an Indian Defence Minister.

Jul 29, 2019, 22:47 PM IST

ICG and Bangladesh Coast Guard bring back 516 Indian fishermen stranded due to rough seas

The Indian Coast Guard in a coordinated operation with the Bangladesh Coast Guard brought back as many as 516 Indian fishermen along with 32 Indian Fishing Boats from Bangladesh who were stranded due to bad weather and rough seas in the Bay of Bengal. 

Jul 16, 2019, 21:20 PM IST

13 Navy, 3 Coast Guard officers graduate as Observers at Passing Out Parade at INS Garuda

Rear Admiral Puneet Kumar Bahl, VSM, Chief Staff Officer (Training) of Southern Naval Command reviewed the impressive Passing Out Parade at the naval air station and awarded the coveted ‘golden wings’ to the passing out officers.

Jul 10, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

Watch: Indian Coast Guard rescues man from drowning on Goa beach

The Indian Coast Guard rescued a man from drowning near Goa's Cabo de Rama beach on Thursday. The 20-year-old man was swept away by strong waves, caused due to Cyclone Vayu's heavy impact in the area.

Jun 13, 2019, 23:46 PM IST