❇️ 4 December
🛳 Indian Navy Day
भारतीय नौसेना दिवस
🛥To recognize the achievements and role of the Indian Navy to the country.
🛳December was chosen as on that day in 1971, during Operation Trident, the Indian Navy sank four Pakistani vessels including PNS Khaibar, killing hundreds of Pakistani Navy personnel.
🛳On this day, those who martyred in the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971 are also remembered.
🛳The Indian Navy is a maritime part of the Indian Army, which was established in 1612.
🛳The East India Company formed an army as the East India Company's Marine to protect its ships. Which was later named Royal Indian Navy.
🛳After the independence of India, the Navy was re-constituted in 1950 and renamed the Indian Navy.
🔶Navies of India, US, Japan, Australia participate in the 2nd Phase of Malabar Naval Exercise 2020 held in Arabian Sea
👮🏻♂ Chief of the Naval Staff
Admiral Karambir Singh