New Delhi, As part of commemorative activities of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM), Indian Navy under the aegis of Indian Naval Sailing Association (INSA) has planned to conduct Sailing Regattas and a Sail Parade by Sailing boats and dingies in all three Command Headquarters locations for poularising Sailing sports among local population.
The first event is scheduled to be conducted by Indian Naval Watermanship Training Center, Kochi in Ernakulam channel on September 23. A total of 75 naval personnel will participate and showcase their yachting skills during the event.
The Flag Officer Commanding in Chief (FOC-in-C) Southern Naval Command (SNC) will be the Chief Guest for the event. Indian Naval Ocean Sailing Vessels, sailing boats and sailing dingies of Southern Naval Command will take part in the Regatta and Sail Parade.
The Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) Yachting events at Mumbai and Visakhapatnam are scheduled to be held in months of October and November respectively.