|On the occasion of Swarnim Vijay Varsh and Navy Day 2021, a ceremonial parade was conducted on 04 Dec 21. Shri RN Ravi, Hon’ble Governor of Tamil Nadu inspected the Ceremonial Guard and reviewed platoons of naval personnel from various ships and establishments of Tamil Nadu and Puducherry Naval Area.
The parade was attended by all Commanding Officers of Indian Navy Ships and Establishments, other serving officers, and veterans of naval fraternity settled in Chennai who interacted with the Hon’ble Governor over High Tea on completion of the parade.
The Hon’ble Governor paid homage to the personnel of the Indian Armed Forces who laid down their lives in the line of duty at Victory War Memorial prior to the parade.
A model of INS Chennai was presented to the Hon’ble Governor to commemorate the occasion by Rear Admiral Puneet Chadha, VSM, the Flag Officer Commanding Tamil Nadu & Puducherry Naval Area.