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Passing out parade of new entry sailors held in Khulna

Passing out parade of new entry sailors held in Khulna
Chief of Naval Staff Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal takes a salute from new entry sailors of A/2023 batch at the passing-out parade marking the induction of the batch at BNS Titumir parade ground at Khalishpur in Khulna on Wednesday.

The colourful passing-out parade marking the induction of A/2023 batch of 773 new entry sailors of the Bangladesh Navy was held at BNS Titumir parade ground at Khalishpur in Khulna on Wednesday.

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral M Shaheen Iqbal reviewed the smartly turned-out parade and took salute at the impressive march past as the chief guest. Later, he handed over prizes among the best performers.

New sailor Md Mehedi Hasan Maruf secured ‘Naval Chief Award’ for his best all-round performance among 773 sailors while Md Al-Amin ‘Kamkhul Award’ for achieving second position and Md Ibrahim got ‘Titumir Award’ for third position during the professional training.

In his address, the Chief of Naval Staff directed the young sailors to work together for the country with high morale and courage to continue this trend of development of the Navy and to face the challenges of the coming days.

He called upon them to properly utilize the knowledge gained from the Naval Training School at Naval Base Titumir to develop themselves as qualified sailors and use this training in their future careers to perform their responsibilities properly in the path of national security and progress.

Assistant Chief of the Naval Staff (Personnel), Regional Commander of Khulna Naval Region and high-ranking military and civil officers and parents of young sailors were present on the occasion.