INS SAHYADRI’S OVERSEAS DEPLOYMENT
In pursuance of IndiaÕs ÔLook EastÕand ÔAct EastÕpolicy, INS Sahyadri, as a part of ÔOperational DeploymentÕto the South China Sea and the North West Pacific region, has been visiting the region. The visits to countries are also aimed at strengthening bilateral ties and enhancing interoperability between navies of the countries. Ongoing visits are as follows: Da Nang, Vietnam. Four-day visit commencing from October 2, 2015, to Vietnam. Indian warships had last visited Vietnam in August 2014. Sagami Bay, Japan. Entered Japan on October 14 and participated in the International Fleet Review organised by the Japanese Maritime Self-Defense Force (JMSDF). Incheon, South Korea. Four-day visit from October 23-27. Manila, Philippines. Four-day visit from November 1-4.