India- Malaysia Bilateral Exercise Samudra Laksamana Underway

Indian Navy

Samudra Laksamana

Visakhapatnam: India-Malaysia bilateral exercise Samudra Laksamana is underway from February 28 – March 2 24 at/ off Visakhapatnam.

Indian Naval Ship Kiltan and Royal Malaysian Naval Ship KD Lekir are participating in the third edition of this exercise which has harbour professional interactions followed by the operational phase at sea.

Harbour phase involves professional interactions, Subject Matter Expert Exchange on topics of mutual interest, sports fixtures, and other interactions. These interactions are aimed to enhance knowledge base, share best practices and further cooperation on maritime aspects.

During sea phase, units would be jointly honing skills while conducting various operations at sea.

The exercise aims to strengthen bonds and enhance interoperability between the Indian and Royal Malaysian Navy.