INS Dronacharya Wins Kochi Area Pulling Regatta
The Kochi Area Pulling Regatta 2018 was conducted in the Ernakulam Channel on 27 January 2018. Vice Admiral AR Karve, PVSM AVSM, Flag Officer Commanding-in- Chief, Southern Naval Command presented awards to the winners and runners up. INS Dronacharya won the overall regatta trophy 'The Cock' while Anti-Submarine Warfare School and Diving School secured the runners up position. The regatta races were held in three different categories viz. Junior Sailors, Senior Sailors and Officers, over a course of 1.6 kms in the Ernakulam Channel. The Godavari Trophy was awarded to INS Dronacharya for being the overall winner in Kochi Area Sports championship.