Indian Navy warships to provide security as part of 'Operation Sankalp' (Photo/ANI)
Indian Navy warships to provide security as part of 'Operation Sankalp' (Photo/ANI)

Indian Navy to provide security to Indian merchant vessels as part of 'Operation Sankalp'

ANI | Updated: Jun 25, 2019 18:22 IST

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], June 25 (ANI): As part of 'Operation Sankalp', India's warships and commandos will provide security to Indian merchant vessels and oil tankers in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman.
"Indian Navy warships and commandos operating in the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman to provide protection to Indian merchant vessels and oil tankers as part of 'Operation Sankalp'," said an official release from Indian navy.
"Three to four Navy MARCOS commandos each are boarding Indian oil tankers and travelling on them while protecting them in the area," it added. (ANI)

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