Watch: India, Sri Lanka's joint naval exercise amid China tension

Video Credit: HT Digital Content
Published on October 21, 2020 - Duration: 01:11s

Watch: India, Sri Lanka's joint naval exercise amid China tension

The three-day India-Sri Lanka maritime bilateral exercise SLINEX-20 is underway.

The eight edition of this annual exercise is being held at Indian Ocean off Trincomalee Coast.

Screen formations, surface tracking, weapon firings, etc are being undertaken during the exercise.

Indian Navy deployed anti-submarine warfare corvettes INS Kamorta, INS Kiltan and others, while Sri Lanka is being represented by offshore patrol vessel Sayura and training ship Gajabahu.

SLINEX series of exercise emphasises the deep engagement between India and Sri Lanka.

The exercise is being conducted in a non-contact 'at-sea-only' format in view of Covid-19 pandemic.

The previous edition of SLINEXwas conducted off Visakhapatnam in September 2019.


You are here


๐Ÿ’ก newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions




Related videos from verified sources

Watch: Donald Trump's top ministers in India for 2+2 talks amid China tension 02:41
Video credit: HT Digital Content - Published on October 26, 2020 

'India's response to China...': RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Ladakh tension 03:39
Video credit: HT Digital Content - Published on October 25, 2020 

PM Modi in Bihar rally says Oppn made Bihar 'BIMARU'| Oneindia News 03:00
Video credit: Oneindia - Published on October 23, 2020 

You might like