Kenyan Defence Minister Visits Western Naval Command

Kenyan Defence Minister Visits Western Naval Command

Ms Raychelle Omamo, Cabinet Secretary for Defence (Defence Minister), Kenya, accompanied by a high level military delegation visited Headquarters, Western Naval Command today.

Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, FOC-in-C (West) interacting with Ms Raychelle Omamo, Cabinet Secretary for Defence and her delegation

The Defence Minister interacted with Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, and other senior officers of the  Command. Issues of mutual interest including maritime security and stability in the Indian Ocean Region, strengthening of defence cooperation, and enhancing training interaction were discussed. The delegation was also briefed about the Western Naval Command.

Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, FOC-in-C (West) exchanging a memento with Ms Raychelle Omamo, Cabinet Secretary for Defence

The Defence Minister also had an interaction with a few women officers, posted at the Command, and visited the indigenously built stealth destroyer INS Kolkata, and  Mazagon Docks Ltd.

Group photograph of the Kenyan delegation alongwith FOC-in- C and women officers of WNC

 Kenyan delegation visit onboard INS Kolkata