Under Operation Samudra Sethu II, Navy’s INS Shardul vessel on May 4 set sail to Kuwait to bring medical oxygen containers. Reportedly, Indian Navy has deployed several ships to supplement the ongoing national mission ‘Oxygen Express’. Earlier, under Operation Samudra Sethu, INS Shardul was also used to bring ex-pats stranded in foreign countries during COVID. First of the Shardul class, INS Shardul is designed to carry tanks, trucks and… read-more
Courtesy: The Economic Times
The Ports, Shipping, and Waterways ministry in its April 25 order stated to waive off all charges on vessels carrying oxygen for the next three months. The Port Chairpersons will closely monitor the logistics to ensure fast delivery of oxygen-related cargo and hassle-free services to handle the crisis at these unprecedented times. However, the vessels carrying other containers with oxygen will be charged on a pro-rata basis.
Courtesy: Times now news
Commemorating the 50th year of the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War, the Indian Naval ships will be on their first-ever visit to Bangladesh's Mongla port during March 8-10. Part of the 'Swarnim Vijay Diwas', the indigenously built naval ships, ‘Sumedha’ vessel and ‘Kulish’ corvette, will sail through to highlight the Indo-Bangladesh friendship. Paying homage to the martyrs, the naval crew of both sides will participate in professional and… read-more