Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has commissioned an indigenously-built anti-submarine warfare stealth corvette INS Kiltan into the Indian Navy at the Naval Dockyard in Visakhapatnam.
According to Defence Minister, INS Kiltan strengthens India’s defence system and will be a shining armour in ‘Make in India’ programme as it is totally built indigenously.
Must Do Takeaways from the above News:
- Kiltan is the latest indigenous warship after Shivalik class, Kolkata class and sister ships.
- Admiral Sunil Lanba is present Navy chief.
- Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam, is situated in Andhra Pradesh.
Source- All India Radio (AIR News)