BANGLADESH NAVY SHIP SOMUDRA AVIJAN ON A GOODWILL VISIT
Bangladesh Naval Ship Somudra Avijan arrived at Vishakhapatnam on a four-day goodwill visit to the Eastern Naval Command on October 16 -19. Prior to the arrival, the ship carried out Passage Exercise which included naval manoeuvres in the Bay of Bengal prior to entering into the port. The Bangladesh Navy ship was accorded a warm reception by officials from the ENC and Eastern Fleet with the Indian Naval Band in attendance on arrival. BNS Somudra Avijan, is a part of Cadet Training Squadron with 60 cadets embarked onboard sea training. During the stay in Vizag, a variety of activities including professional, cross deck visit, sports fixture and social interactions were scheduled for the crew. The commanding officer also called-on Vice Admiral H.C.S. Bisht, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief ENC.