Chennai: On the occasion of Swarnim Vijay Varsh
and Navy Day 2021, a ceremonial parade was conducted today.
Tamil Nadu Governor R N Ravi inspected the Ceremonial Guard
and reviewed platoons of naval personnel from various ships and
establishments of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Naval Area, a
defence release said.
The parade was attended by all Commanding Officers of the Indian
Navy Ships and Establishments, other serving officers and
veterans of the naval fraternity who interacted with the Governor
on completion of the parade.
The Governor paid homage to the personnel of the Indian Armed
Forces, who laid down their lives in the line of duty, at the
Victory War Memorial prior to the parade.
A model of INS Chennai was presented to Mr Ravi to commemorate
the occasion by Rear Admiral Puneet Chadha, Flag Officer Commanding
Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Naval Area.