VASCO: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visited Goa Naval Area on Monday along with the Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba.
Sitharaman was received by the Flag Officer Commanding Western Naval Command Vice Admiral Girish Luthra and Flag Officer Commanding Goa Naval Area Rear Admiral Puneet K Bahl.
She then boarded Indian Naval ships operating off Goa coast for ‘Raksha Mantri Day at Sea’.
The Defence Minister will be witnessing various naval operations including practice missile firings, warships submarine and aircraft
interaction exercises, flying operations from aircraft carrier and fly-past during the two-day sea sortie.