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Admiral Lanba commissions Marine Commandos unit ‘INS Karna’ – The Hindu

Admiral Lanba commissions Marine Commandos unit ‘INS Karna’ – The Hindu

Indian Navy’s long pursued endeavour of establishing a dedicated base for its Special Operation Forces – MARCOS (Marine Commandos) – INS Karna was commissioned here by Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba.

The establishment of the first base for Indian Navy’s elite force with capability to operate in all three dimensions of warfare – air, land and sea – in the homeport of the Navy on the Eastern Seaboard marks another milestone in Indian Navy bonding with the city of Visakhapatnam, Admiral Lanba said at the solemn ceremony organised on the campus of INS Kalinga at Bheemunipatnam here on Tuesday.

Source: Admiral Lanba commissions Marine Commandos unit ‘INS Karna’ – The Hindu