INS Chennai flagged off
Q. Which city was honoured with a dedicated naval ship?- Published on 21 Apr 17
Naval ship ‘INS Chennai’ was formally dedicated to the city in the presence of Chief Minister K Palaniswami and Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Eastern Naval Command, Vice-Admiral HCS Bisht.
The dedication ceremony of the ‘P15A Guided Missile Destroyer’ was marked by a series of drills and events, besides unveiling of a plaque by Palaniswami at the Chennai Port Trust
The navy was fully geared to meet the challenges at sea.
INS Chennai has been anchored here since April 15 and was visited by more than 5,000 people, including 2,000 students.