Release of Special Cover and Premier of Movie, Marking Golden Jubilee Celebrations at Western Naval Command
As part of the Golden Jubilee celebrations of Indian Navy’s Western Naval Command a special screening of the Western Naval Command Golden Jubilee Movie - “The Shining Sword” was held at Captain Mahendra Nath Mulla Auditorium at Colaba, Mumbai. The Chief Guest for the event was Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chief of the Naval Staff. The event was hosted by Vice Admiral Girish Luthra, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief Western Naval Command. Many former Commanders-in-Chief of Western Naval Command were also present for the event. The movie encapsulated the major highlights of the Western Naval Command since its formation in 1968, tracing its growth from inception to its present position of eminence.
This was followed by the release of Special Day Cover by Chief of the Naval Staff in the presence of Post Master General, Mumbai Region Ms Swati Pandey. The Special Day Cover depicts the Headquarters of the Western Naval Command at Mumbai along with various operations executed by the Command. On release of the Special Day Cover, the Postmaster General spoke about the commitment of the Western Naval Command towards keeping the sea frontiers of the country safe whilst contributing towards nation and community building. The event was followed by a Barakhana where the Chief of Naval Staff interacted with personnel of WNC.