Defence Secretary Shri G Mohan Kumar, IAS being received by Rear Admiral RB Pandit Chief of Staff, Southern Naval Command
Shri G Mohan Kumar, IAS, Defence Secretary is on a two day visit to Kochi from 24 to 25 Aug 15. He had visited Indian Naval Academy at Ezhimala on 24 Aug 15 prior to his arrival at Kochi.
During the visit, the Defence Secretary interacted with Vice Admiral Sunil Lanba, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Southern Naval Command and held discussions with senior officers of the Command. The Defence Secretary visited various training establishments and facilities at Kochi and also attended the Onam celebrations function organised by the Headquarters, Southern Naval Command. Prior to his departure the Defence Secretary visited the Indigenous Aircraft Carrier Vikrant under construction at Cochin Shipyard Ltd, Kochi. This is the first visit of Shri G Mohan Kumar to Kochi as Defence Secretary.