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Western Naval Command


Navy Week observed by Eastern Naval Command

December 12, 2021 2:08 pm

🔴 The camp was inaugurated by Surgeon Commander J Sridhar, Commanding Officer, INHS Kalyani.

Vice admiral A B Singh takes over Western Naval command

November 30, 2021 5:52 pm

Singh is among the very few commanders-in-chief who have the unique distinction of heading both operational commands of the Indian Navy.

Vice Admiral Krishna Swaminathan assumes charge as Chief of Staff, Western Naval Command

November 07, 2021 4:05 pm

A recipient of the Ati Vishisht Seva Medal and Vishisht Seva Medal, he has held several key appointments in his naval career, including the command of aircraft carrier INS Vikramaditya

Mumbai: Navy yet to get NOC from fisheries dept for no-fishing zone in front of its helibase

October 11, 2021 1:45 am

The Navy has proposed that a 100-metre area from the wall of INS Shikra be cordoned with ropes and buoys as this would prevent the entry of fishing boats close to the wall.

Navy sends seven rescue teams and helicopter to flooded regions in Maharashtra

July 23, 2021 1:24 pm

Additional flood rescue teams are being readied in Mumbai for immediate deployment if needed. More than 10,000 cusecs of water will be discharged from Koyna dam, said Maharashtra Irrigation Minister Jayant Patil.

P305 tragedy: INS Makar, equipped with side scan sonars, to search for the missing

May 22, 2021 1:56 am

INS Makar is a survey catamaran, which is used to conduct hydrographic surveys by the Navy. It is being brought down from Karwar in Karnataka to assist in the mission.

Medical formations of Western Naval Command offer help to civil adminstrations, aid migrant labourers

April 29, 2021 8:09 pm

Three naval hospitals under the Western Naval Command -- INHS (Indian Naval Hospital Ship) Jeevanti located in Goa, INHS Patanjali in Karwar and INHS Sandhani in Mumbai have kept ready a portion of oxygen beds for use by the civil administration, the Navy said on Thursday.

Western Naval Command gets new chief

April 01, 2015 2:56 pm

Vice Admiral Surinder Pal Singh Cheema has been made the new Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command.

First Indian to sail around the globe recounts his epic voyage in a book

August 20, 2014 1:47 am

In May 2010, Donde became the first Indian to complete a solo circumnavigation of the globe.

Naval commander sacked for adultery may get back his job

July 22, 2014 12:20 am

Tribunal Says discharging him from service a disproportionate punishment for ‘virtual’ flirting with colleague’s wife