Ø Indian Coast Guard Ship “Vajra” commissioned into service at Kattupalli, Chennai.
Ø Vajra is the 6th Offshore Patrol Vessel(OPV) has been indigenously designed and built by L&T Shipbuilding Ltd under the Make in India initiative.
Ø The main objective of this project that it will be deployed specifically for Surveillance of EEZ(Exclusive Economic Zones)
Ø And it will also safeguard the Maritime Interests of India.
Ø It will be equipped with 30 mm and 12.7mm Guns with Fire Control System for enhancing its fighting efficiency.
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