INS Sindhurakshak

INS Sindhurakshak News

Sindhurakshak to be sunk or used for target practice: Navy

Two Boards of Inquiry constituted by the Ministry of Defence had found the vessel was not sea-worthy.

Submarine Sindhurakshak to be disposed of soon: Vice Admiral

A massive fire had broken out on Sindhurakshak killing 18 Navy personnel


Navy to fix responsibility for Sindhurakshak mishap

A year after: Second BoI report that analysed forensic info has been submitted

Widows of Navy personnel allowed to become defence officers

The Navy lost 21 of its personnel in mishaps involving two Submarine accidents and 17 families had sought help from the Navy to get jobs.

Navy catastrophe

Eighteen sailors,including three officers,were feared dead after multiple explosions ripped through the torpedo compartment of one of India’s mainstay Kilo class submarines berthed at the Naval Dockyard in Colaba

INS Sindhurakshak: Sixth body recovered,divers continue search in zero visibility

The rescue team had earlier extricated charred bodies of five personnel from the the submarine.


INS Sindhurakshak: Five bodies recovered,divers open second access to submarine

The rescue team had extricated badly charred bodies of five of the 18 personnel.

Divers open 2nd access to sub

Navy divers entered the torpedo compartment of sunken submarine INS Sindhurakshak late Saturday evening.

Sixth body located,hope of finding the rest fades

Sindhurakshak: Divers fight murky waters,bad light,sharp edges

Ignition of armament may have caused explosion on Sindhurakshak: A K Anotny

The Navy has ordered audit of SOPs and weapon-related safety checks to determine faults.