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Warship BNS Dhaleshwari leaves for India

Staff Correspondent     3rd March, 2018 11:02:08 printer

Warship BNS Dhaleshwari leaves for India

Warship of Bangladesh Navy ‘BNS Dhaleshwari’ leaves Chittagong Naval jetty for joining the 10th International Naval exercise titled ‘MILAN- 2018’ scheduled to be held from March 6 to 13 at Port Blair, capital of India’s Andaman and Nicobar Islands. - ISPR PHOTO

Warship of Bangladesh Navy ‘BNS Dhaleshwari’ left Chittagong Naval jetty for India on Saturday to attend the 10th international naval exercise titled ‘MILAN- 2018’ scheduled to be held in Port Blair, capital of  Andaman and Nicobar Islands.   

The exercise will start on March 6 and continue till March 13.

Prior to the departure from the jetty, Bangladesh Navy Fleet Commander Rear Admiral M Ashraful Haque and the senior naval officials gave farewell reception to the sailors of the ship. 

The ship led by its captain M Mohabbat Ali along with 157 navy officers, trainees and sailors left the jetty.    

Popularly known as MILAN, the gathering is a congregation of littoral Navies organised by the Indian Navy.

With the theme ‘Friendship across the Seas’, MILAN- 2018 will see a diverse mix of professional exercises and seminars, social events and sporting fixtures. 

The interactions during MILAN encompass sharing of views and ideas on maritime good -order and enhancing regional cooperation for combating unlawful activities at sea.  


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