Indian Navy's long-term plan is to have 3 aircraft carriers: Navy Chief

Admiral Singh, speaking at an annual press conference, also assured the nation that the Navy is fully prepared to deal with national security challenges.

PTIUpdated: Tuesday, December 03, 2019, 12:53 PM IST
article-image

New Delhi: The Navy is procuring 41 ships and its long-term plan is to have three aircraft carriers, Navy Chief Admiral Karambir Singh said on Tuesday.

Admiral Singh, speaking at an annual press conference, also assured the nation that the Navy is fully prepared to deal with national security challenges.

On the challenges in the neighbourhood, he said no action of any other player in the region should impact us. "We are ready to work with like-minded nations in the region," he said.

(To receive our E-paper on whatsapp daily, please click here. To receive it on Telegram, please click here. We permit sharing of the paper's PDF on WhatsApp and other social media platforms.)

RECENT STORIES

Congress President Election: Several names in the reckoning now

Congress President Election: Several names in the reckoning now

Rajasthan: MLAs’ antics cast cloud on CM Ashok Gehlot’s future

Rajasthan: MLAs’ antics cast cloud on CM Ashok Gehlot’s future

New Delhi: Now Apple begins making iPhone 14 in India

New Delhi: Now Apple begins making iPhone 14 in India

West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee is destroying sanctity of Durga Puja by inaugurating pujas in Pitru...

West Bengal: Mamata Banerjee is destroying sanctity of Durga Puja by inaugurating pujas in Pitru...

CUET PG Results 2022: All you need to know

CUET PG Results 2022: All you need to know