Indian Coast Guard

  • Indian Coast Guard celebrates its 47th Raising Day 2023

    Indian Coast Guard 47th Raising Day The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) is celebrating its 47th Raising Day on 1st February 2023. From a modest beginning with just seven surface platforms in 1978, the ICG today has 158 ships and 78...

    Published On February 1st, 2023
  • ICG Ship ‘Kamla Devi’, Fifth and Last vessel of FPV Series Commissioned at Kolkata

    Indian Coast Guard (ICG) ship 'Kamla Devi' the Fast Patrol Vessel (FPV) which is designed, built, and delivered by Garden Reach Shipbuilders and Engineers (GRSE) Ltd to Indian Coast Guard was commissioned in Kolkata, West Bengal. Indian Coast Guard ship...

    Published On January 14th, 2023
  • Indian Navy Conducts ‘Prasthan’ an Offshore Security Exercise

    The Indian Navy conducted a structured exercise to evaluate organizational effectiveness in protecting offshore assets off Mumbai on an Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) platform 150 km into the sea. The exercise was named 'Prasthan' by the Indian Navy....

    Published On November 14th, 2022
  • Patrol vessel Samarth commissioned with Indian Coast Guard

    Patrol vessel Samarth commissioned: The new ship for the Indian Coast Guard in Kochi will unquestionably improve the operational capability of the Indian Coast Guard at sea. The ship was operating under the operational control of Coast Guard District Headquarters-4...

    Published On September 21st, 2022
  • Indian Coast Guard inducts new Advanced Light Helicopter Squadron 840 CG

    In the Indian Coast Guard, a new air squadron known as 840 Squadron was established in Chennai, with an Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) Mark-III aircraft as its first aircraft. In the presence of Inspector General AP Badola, Commander of the...

    Published On June 21st, 2022
  • Indian Coast Guard celebrates its 46th Raising Day 2022

    Indian Coast Guard is celebrating its 46th Raising Day on 01 Feb 2022. As the fourth largest Coast Guard in the world, the Indian Coast Guard has played a significant role in securing the Indian Coasts and enforcing regulations in...

    Published On February 1st, 2022
  • V.S Pathania takes over as Director-General of Indian Coast Guard

    V.S. Pathania took over as the 24th Director General (DG) of the Indian Coast Guard from Krishnaswamy Natarajan who retired from service. He is an alumnus of Defence Services Staff College, Wellington and National Defence College, New Delhi. He was...

    Published On January 3rd, 2022
  • Indian Coast Guard celebrates its 45th Raising Day

    The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) is celebrating its 45th Raising Day on 01 February 2021. The ICG was formally established on February 1, 1977, by the Coast Guard Act, 1978 of the Parliament of India. It operates under the Ministry...

    Last updated on January 31st, 2022 03:55 pm