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Indian Navy to kickstart Coastal Defence Exercise Sea Vigil-22 from tomorrow
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Indian Navy to kickstart Coastal Defence Exercise Sea Vigil-22 from tomorrow

The Indian Navy will kickstart the third edition of Coastal Defence Exercise 'Sea Vigil-22' on Tuesday. The exercise will be conducted over two days. The National Level Coastal Defence Exercise was conceptualised in 2018 to validate various measures that have been instituted towards enhancing maritime security since '26/11', as per an official statement.Coastal Security being a major sub-set of Coastal Defence construct, the concept of 'Sea Vigil' is to activate the Coastal Security apparatus across India and assess the overarching Coastal Defence mechanism. According to the official statement, the exercise will be undertaken along the entire 7516 km coastline and the Exclusive Economic Zone of India and will involve all the Coastal States and Union territories along with other maritim...