Indian Navy ships arrive for bilateral exercise
Training ships of the first Training Squadron of the Indian Navy arrived in Sri Lanka today (24) for a bilateral naval exercise.
‘Shardul’ and ‘Magar’ arrived at the Colombo harbour while ‘Sujata’, ‘Sudarshini’, ‘Tarangini’ and Indian Coast Guard Ship ‘Vikram’ called at the port of Trincomalee.
Sri Lanka Navy welcomed the visiting ships in compliance with naval traditions.
In parallel, Commander-in–Chief of the Indian Navy’s Southern Naval Command, Vice Admiral Anil Kumar Chawla arrived on an official visit.
Sri Lanka Navy will conduct several training exercises with the visiting Training Squadron in Colombo and Trincomalee.