Cabinet OKs Maritime Centre’s setting up with USD 6M from India


The Cabinet has granted approval for a proposal furnished by President Gotabaya to establish a Maritime Rescue Coordination Centre with a grant of USD 6 million from India.

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the government of India and an agreement with Bharath Electronics of India will be signed for the establishment of the centre.

Bharat Electronics Limited is an Indian government-owned aerospace and defence electronics company. 

It primarily manufactures advanced electronic products for ground and aerospace applications.