Visit of DGNP (Mbi)
Vice Admiral Sandeep Naithani, AVSM, VSM, visited INS Valsura from 04 to 06 Jul 19. The Admiral is presently posted at Western Naval Command, Mumbai as Director General Naval Projects. As part of the visit, the Admiral reviewed various training and infrastructure facilities and interacted with officers, sailors, DSC personnel, Defence Civilians and their families. During his illustrious career in the Navy, the DGNP has done two tenures at Valsura spanning over 4 years, including as the Commanding Officer from 30 Apr 12 to 01 Jan 14. In this visit the Admiral also laid the foundation stone for the New Officer’s Married Accommodation. The project comprising of 12 dwelling units and being built at an estimated cost of Rs 3.28 crores, is being done as a Married Accommodation Projects (MAP) works. Mrs Manju Naithani also accompanied the Admiral and appreciated the well curated artefacts and handicrafts kept at Samudri, a shop run by Naval wives. She also visited the Family Welfare Centre and interacted with ladies of the Valsura parivar.