SOUTHERN NAVAL COMMAND

  • Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba assumes charge as Vice Chief of Naval Staff March 26, 2015

    Kochi: Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba will assume charge as the Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the Southern Naval Command on March 30. He was commissioned in the Executive Branch of the Indian Navy in January 1978 and is an alumnus of National Defence Academy, Pune, the Defence Services Staff College Wellington, College...
  • Southern Naval Command gets new Chief of Staff October 26, 2014

    Kochi: Rear Admiral Atul Kumar Jain assumed office as Chief of Staff of Southern Naval Command. He has taken over the charge from Rear Admiral M S Pawar, who is appointed as the Flag Officer, Maharashtra and Gujarat area (FOMAG), a Naval press release said. Commissioned in July 1982, and an alumnus...
  • INS Sunayna commissioned in Kochi today October 16, 2013

    INS Sunayna, the second of the Naval Offshore Patrol Vessel class of ship, was commissioned in Kochi on Wednesday by Vice Admiral Satish Soni, Flag Officer Commanding in Chief Southern Naval Command. The vessel, to be based in Kochi under Southern Naval Command, has been built at the Goa Shipyard Limited...
  • Strict action against any Navy officer found guilty in Kochi harassment case: Antony April 13, 2013

    Kochi: Defence Minister AK Antony on Saturday said that no leniency would be shown to anyone found guilty on the complaint filed by a Navy officer's wife alleging that she had been harassed by her husband and his seniors. "The Defence Ministry treats this type of complaint very seriously. An...
  • Navy officer's wife says husband forced her to sleep with colleagues April 11, 2013

    Kochi: A Naval officer's wife stationed in Kochi has alleged sexual harassment. The Kochi police have registered a case against 10 officers after the wife of a lieutenant alleged that her husband made her sleep with them. She has alleged her husband did this to further his own career. "If...