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Indian Coast Guard


Karnataka: 3 fishermen dead, 9 missing after sea accident off Mangaluru coast

April 14, 2021 10:51 am

Two of the fishermen have been rescued. According to Coast Guard officials, 3 ICG ships and aircraft have been deployed for the operation.

Indian coast guard rescues 81 Rohingya on drifting boat, 8 dead, one missing

February 26, 2021 1:14 pm

A statement from Bangladesh's foreign ministry said the boat, which had set off on February 11 from Cox's Bazar in Bangladesh, had been traced approximately 1,700 kms away from Bangladesh and 147 kms from India.

Rs 1,500 crore contraband seized in Indian waters last year, says Maritime force

February 01, 2021 2:43 am

The maritime force said that in consonance with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's vision of SAGAR — Security And Growth of All in the Region — it created maritime history by dousing a raging fire onboard the crude oil tanker New Diamond carrying about three lakh metric tonnes of crude oil off Sri Lanka.

Indian Coast Guard to celebrate 45th Raising Day today

January 31, 2021 9:13 pm

Since its inception in 1977, the ICG has saved over 10,000 lives and apprehended around 14,000 miscreants.

Indian Coast Guard recruitment 2021: Apply for 358 posts for Class 10th, 12th pass, salary up to Rs 53,000

January 05, 2021 3:09 pm

Indian Coast Guard recruitment 2021: The application process has begun on January 5 and will conclude on January 19 at 6 pm. A total of 358 posts are to be filled through this recruitment exam.

Coast Guard commissions interceptor boat in Surat

December 16, 2020 4:42 am

The vessel will operate from Gujarat under the control of the Commander Coast Guard Region (North-West) of the ICG, a Defence release said.

In a first, two women Naval aviators to be deployed on warships for flying missions

September 22, 2020 2:04 am

So far, the entry of women officers was restricted to fixed-wing aircaft that took off and landed ashore, the Navy said.

Gujarat: Coast Guard begins joint patrol with Marine Police to boost coastal security

August 16, 2020 10:27 pm

The move comes after the Gujarat government introduced an ordinance in the Fisheries Act 2003 allowing the state marine police officers from the rank of sub-inspector to search and seize any vessel/boat/craft/pilot vessel involved in fishing within the sea territory of Gujarat.

Gujarat: Coast Guard team recovers charas worth Rs 1.32 crore near Jakhua

June 23, 2020 1:43 pm

The team, led by Deputy Commandant Anuradha Shukla, combed the islands near Jakhua on June 17, 21 and 22.

Indian Coast Guard recruitment 2020: Application process begins for Yantrik posts, check details

March 16, 2020 5:37 pm

Indian Coast Guard Yantrik recruitment 2020: The application process will be closed on March 22, 2020. The candidates can apply online through