Indian Navy Ship in Trinco

19 July 2012 02:10 am - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The Indian Naval Ship ‘Chetlat’, a fast attack craft, arrived at the Port of Trincomalee yesterday, the Sri Lanka Navy said.

“Ship's Commanding Officer, Lieutenant Commander Nitin Gupta, accompanied by Indian Defence Adviser to Sri Lanka Captain Sumeet Kapoor, paid a courtesy call on the Commander Eastern Naval Area Rear Admiral Jayanath Colombage. They held cordial discussions and exchange mementos as a gesture of goodwill,” it said.

However, there were no reasons given for the visit of the Indian Navy ship to Sri Lanka.

“Chetlat” is a fast attack craft belonging to the Indian Navy. It is 48.1 meters in length and has a displacement of 288 tons. The visiting Indian naval ship will stay in Sri Lanka until 20th July. Under SLN facilitation, the crew is scheduled to visit historical and important places in the Trincomlee area.

  Comments - 8

  • Rajinder Adikaritile Friday, 20 July 2012 11:12 AM

    They maybe mapping the area and the seabed

    The Man Thursday, 19 July 2012 03:11 AM

    y u r here...

    dinesh withanage Friday, 20 July 2012 04:47 AM

    they're on high alert

    ravi Thursday, 19 July 2012 03:52 AM

    india mesage is if you can not do it we will do it..

    maju Thursday, 19 July 2012 05:16 AM

    have they come to watch the match?

    Minister Thursday, 19 July 2012 05:29 AM

    To check on future prospects?

    Chamath Vithanawasam Friday, 20 July 2012 04:39 PM

    This is all very suspicious...

    Nodrog Thursday, 19 July 2012 12:07 PM

    Does Jayalalitha know?

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