No more 26/11s: ‘Sarthi’ will be part of Coast Guard today

Mormugao: Home Minister Rajnath  Singh  will commission  off-shore patrol vessel ‘Sarthi’ in Coast Guard today.  Indigenously built at Goa Shipyard,  ‘Sarthi’ is equipped with  latest navigation and  communication systems, sensors and equipment. It has the capacity to carry a light helicopter and 5 high-speed patrol boats on board.

Induction  of Sarthi is part of a series of measures being taken  to strengthen  coastal security to thwart 26/11 type of attacks. 

News24 Bureau