Modi to dedicate naval submarine INS Kalvari to the nation tomorrow

NetIndian News Network

New Delhi, December 13, 2017

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation the naval submarine INS Kalvari at the Naval Dockyard in Mumbai tomorrow.
INS Kalvari is a diesel-electric attack submarine that has been built for the Indian Navy by the Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders Limited. It is the first of six such submarines that will be inducted into the Indian Navy, and represents a significant success for the "Make in India" initiative. The project has been undertaken with French collaboration. 
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, dignitaries of the Maharashtra Governmnt an  senior Naval officers will be  present on the occasion. Apart from addressing the gathering, Mr. Modi will also undertake a visit of the submarine, an official press release added.