Vice President visits ENC

February 8, 2020 Photo(s): By PRO (Navy)

Hon'ble Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu arrived at Visakhapatnam on a maiden visit to the Eastern Naval Command (ENC) on Saturday, February 8, 2020. On arrival at INS Dega, the Hon'ble Vice President was received by Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief (FOC-in-C) ENC and officials from the District Administration. The Hon'ble Vice President reviewed a ceremonial Guard of Honour and thereafter held discussions with the FOC-in-C at HQENC. He was given a comprehensive briefing on the role and responsibilities of ENC. The Vice President was taken by boat forharbourfamiliarisation which was followed by a visit to the indigenously built stealth frigate INS Sahyadri where he was given a guided tour and an overview on the operational capabilities and combat prowess of the Indian Navy. Later, the Hon'ble Vice President interacted with naval personnel.

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu being received by Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, FOC-in-C, ENC at INS Dega.
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu being accorded Ceremonial Guard of Honour at INS Dega.
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu reviewing the ceremonial Guard of Honour at INS Dega.
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu being briefed on the operational capabilities and combat prowess of the Indian Navy onboard INS Sahyadri.
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu interacting with naval personnel onboard INS Sahyadri.
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu interacting with naval personnel onboard INS Sahyadri.
Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu onboard INS Sindhudhwaj.
Vice Admiral Atul Kumar Jain, FOC-in-C, ENC presenting a memento to the Hon'ble Vice President Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu.
Briefing on the role and responsibilities of ENC to the Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu.