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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrives steel city on two-day visit

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrives steel city on two-day visit

Visakhapatnam, Jun 29 (UNI) Union Minister for Defence Rajnath Singh arrived on his two-day visit to the Eastern Naval Command (ENC), here on Saturday.

On arrival at INS Dega, Mr Singh was received by Chief of the Naval Staff (CNS) Admiral Karambir Singh and Vice Adm Atul Kumar Jain, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, ENC. He was presented a Guard of Honour.

During his visit, Mr Singh would be apprised on the operational readiness of the Command and other relevant aspects of maritime and coastal security in the Eastern Seaboard at HQ ENC.

Before leaving for New Delhi, the Defence Minister was also scheduled to visit ships and submarines of ENC, besides interacting with the Naval personnel and Defence civilians.


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