Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of Naval Armament Depot
Naval Armament Depot (NAD), Alwaye, under the Southern Naval Command, will be celebrating its Diamond Jubilee from 22nd to 24th October 2018.
As part of the commemorative activities, a Technical Exposition on Naval Armaments and Ammunition has been planned for the general public from 22 to 24 October 2018 in Ayudh Vihar, NAD to create general awareness among the local populace and further the cause of 'Make in India.' The Exposition will be inaugurated by Rear Admiral R J Nadkarni, VSM, Chief of Staff, Southern Naval Command. The Exposition will be kept open from 10 am to 6 pm on 23rd and 24th October 2018 for the public.
On 23rd October 2018, a technical Seminar on 'Naval Armament and Ammunition – Make in India – The Way Ahead' will be inaugurated by Shri NP Sharma, INAS, Director General of Naval Armament at Integrated Headquarters, Ministry of Defence (Navy), New Delhi.
In addition, a Special First Day Cover would be released by the Post Master General on the occasion of the diamond jubilee at a special function on 24 October 2018, Vice Admiral AK Chawla, AVSM, NM, VSM, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval Command would be the Chief Guest for the occassion.