MESC Passing Out Parade Held at INS Shivaji
52 officers including three from Indian Coast Guard and 16 from friendly foreign navies graduated on completion of 79 weeks of Marine Engineering Specialisation Course (MESC) at a Passing Out Parade held at INS Shivaji on 30 June 2018. Project Director, Ship Building Centre, Visakhapatnam, the reviewing officer for the POP, awarded trophies to officers excelling in specific fields. The ‘Hammer’ for the best all round officer was awarded to Sub Lieutenant Gokul Ganesh Mathan. Sub Lieutenants Aakash Pandey and Ankit Ojha stood first and second respectively in the overall order of academic merit. The Director General Coast Guard rolling trophy for best all round Coast Guard officer was awarded to Assistant Commandant Kaushal Kumar. The Vice Admiral Daya Shankar rolling trophy for the best sportsman was awarded to Sub Lieutenant Puneet Rangi and the best project syndicate was awarded for project on ‘Analysis of Combustion Characteristics of GT Combustion Chamber’.