Raksha Mantri reviews operational readiness at Western Naval Command

August 23, 2017 Photo(s): By PRO (Navy)

Arun Jaitley, the Honourable Raksha Mantri, visited the Western Naval Command of the Indian Navy at Mumbai on August 19, 2017.

The Honourable Minister was received by Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Western Naval Command (FOCINC WEST). On arrival, he was presented a Naval Guard of Honour.

Jaitley then proceeded to the Headquarters of the Western Naval Command and interacted with the Commander-in-Chief. At the Headquarters, the Raksha Mantri was briefed on the operational readiness of the Command and other relevant aspects of maritime and coastal security.