Navy Fest to be celebrated with vigour
South | Press Trust of India | Updated: December 12, 2012 12:25 IST
Kochi: Three Naval warships will participate in 'Navy Fest', the annual fair associated with Navy Day celebrations, to be inaugurated by Vice Admiral Satish Soni, Flag Officer Commanding in Chief Southern Naval Command in Kochi on Thursday.
The fest would provide visitors an opportunity to view warships--INS Sahyadri, India's latest stealth frigate, INS Sharda, INS Sujata and INS Nireekshak at close quarters along with a naval aircraft.
The ships would be open to visitors only till 4.30 pm, a naval press release said.
The three day fair would conclude on December 16.
In addition to naval exhibits, commercial stalls, amusement rides and food stalls, there would be an exhibition of Military Photographs under the auspices of Ernakulam Press Club. Entertainment programmes have also been scheduled.
Story First Published: December 12, 2012 12:20 IST