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Coast Guard’s offshore patrol vessel ”Varad” commissioned

Indian Coast Guard's offshore patrol vessel 'Varad' was commissioned by Union Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandaviya. The vessel fitted with state-of-the-art navigation and communication equipment was commissioned by the Minister in the presence of Coast Guard Director General K Natarajan, Chennai Port Trust Chairman P Raveendran. It is the fifth in the series of seven offshore patrol vessels for which L&T had bagged a contract from the Defence Ministry.